Angela Bowman


Contentious Probate, Professional Negligence

Angela Bowman is a partner in the Private Client department, based in the Thames Valley (Reading) office. She joined Shoosmiths in February 2018.
Angela Bowman - expert solicitor disputing a will

Angela heads up the specialist contentious trusts and probate team in the South of England.

Prior to joining the firm Angela was Head of Charity Probate Litigation and National Joint Head of Charities at Freeths LLP where she undertook contentious trust and probate work for national and local charities.

Often described as ‘an iron fist in a velvet glove’, Angela is considered by her peers to be a bright and talented lawyer who possesses a vast wealth of knowledge in the field of contentious trust and probate work, with a proven track record of delivering positive outcomes for clients.

Recognition by her peers


Wills and Trust Disputes

Angela acts for clients in connection with a wide range of wills and trust disputes, including:


Legal 500

Chambers UK (2017)


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