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Shula de Jersey Principal Lawyer, Business Crime & Regulation

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Shula is a Business Crime and Regulation Lawyer at Slater and Gordon in London.

She is an expert in all areas of white-collar crime including high profile fraud, money laundering and corruption.

She specialises in representing individuals in complex and serious fraud proceedings, health and safety and corporate manslaughter cases and has handled a number of Serious Fraud Office (SFO) investigations.

These include Operation Holbein, Langbar, Mabey and Johnson, the Beijing Olympics ticket fraud, Kaupthing, Swift and FOREX
She also has experience representing clients in all areas of criminal law including serious crime and she regularly represents clients at police station interviews.

Shula has had numerous articles published in The Lawyer, Legal Week, In-House Lawyer and Telegraph Online and has lectured on corporate manslaughter legislation.

She is a consultant editor for Lloyds Law Reports: Financial Crime.

Expertise

Commendations from independent legal directories

  • Chambers and Partners: Shula is “an expert in the field, demonstrating very strong client care and is an excellent communicator”. She “has an excellent reputation in the field of white-collar defence.” Clients identify her as “very approachable and very understanding associate who instils confidence.”
  • Chambers and Partners 2016: Shula "provides a first-class service and is extremely client-friendly."
  • Chambers and Partners 2017: She is praised by sources as a strong advocate and someone "clearly steeped in criminal law." 

Career history

  • Since 2001 Slater and Gordon 
  • Westminster University

Professional memberships

  • Founding committee member of the Fraud Lawyers Association 
  • Former chairman of the Young Fraud Lawyers Association
  • Member of the Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers (ARDL)
  • Member of the Health and Safety Lawyers Association
  • Member of the London Criminal Courts Solicitors Association

Leading Individual Shula De Jersey 

Recent Testimonials for Shula de Jersey

“Thank you for all your help during my case. I know you said you were just doing your job but you had to do much more than that. You showed compassion for which I am eternally grateful. I not only appreciate your professionalism but I thought you were a lovey person. I wish you well and I mean that with the most sincerity.”

Mr R, London

“It goes almost without saying that you are extremely talented at your job. Your attention to the finer points of the case, your decisions as to process, grasp of the situation and importantly understanding of me as a person have been outstanding.”

Commercial Banking Director for a major UK bank, London

“It is the manner in which you took personal interest in my case which has made you stand out to me. Your presence gave me the knowledge and comfort that I was in the best possible hands. And your lovely, friendly demeanour throughout, and the way you helped my family and friends on the day, I shall always remember.”

Commercial Banking Director, London

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