Edwards Duthie Shamash Solicitors

Edwards Duthie Shamash Solicitors are based in East London and Waterloo, with a unique mix of corporate, trade union, private client and publicly funded work, our specialist lawyers will be able to assist you whatever the legal problem you face. That diversity is bound together by a commitment to establishing lasting relationships with our clients by providing high quality specialist advice in an efficient and sympathetic way.

Introducing Colin Davidson

Edwards Duthie Shamash are extremely pleased to announce the arrival of Colin Davidson, their new Head of Employment.

We look forward to working alongside him and welcome him to our growing team of experts.

View Profile

Family Mediation Services

We are experts in resolving disputes which arise from relationship breakdown

Coronavirus update

Our offices are now open!

Everybody at Edwards Duthie Shamash is working extremely hard to ensure that we are able to provide our clients with as normal a service as is possible.

We are achieving this whilst continuing to follow the very latest advice from the UK Government and other public health organisations.

Read more

With the addition of our new office in Waterloo, we now operate from 7 offices and are one of the Largest East London and Essex Law Firms. Our services include: Crime, Commercial Property, Employment and Dispute Resolution, Family, Mediation, Housing & Social Welfare, Personal Injury, Medical Negligence, Wills & Probate, Court of Protection, Media Law, Parliamentary & Electoral Law, Local Government Law and more.

Select an area of work from the list below:

and Corporate

Highly qualified team to deal with all contractual matters

View Department


Expert legal advice and Specialist Criminal Defence services

View Department

Employment and
Dispute resolution

Extensive knowledge to
resolve your personal or
corporate dispute quickly

View Department


One of the most experienced expert Family Law teams in the country

View Department

Housing and
Social Welfare

Specialist knowledge to help with all associated difficulties

View Department


Knowledgeable Personal Injury
lawyers trained to help
with your claim

View Department


Expert advice to help make informed decisions about your transaction

View Department

Protecting the
Learning Disabled

Specialist help and guidance for those with life changing disabilities

View Department


We are experts in resolving disputes which arise from relationship breakdown

View Department

and Probate

Expert guidance when planning for your families future

View Department

Parliamentary and Electoral Law

A specialised area of law for which we have a fine reputation in

View Department

Local Govenment

Edwards Duthie Shamash have acted for the Labour Party since 1990.

View Department


We are experts in media law issues, including phone hacking

View Department

Find a Lawyer

Are you looking for one of our Lawyers? Please click the link below to be taken to our directory.

Find a Lawyer

Read our latest news & blog items

Latest news