Criminal Law

Criminal Law

Our specialist criminal team help both privately funded and legally aided clients from the outset of a case at the police station through to its conclusion. From theft to murder, our team are available on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to give you legal advice and representation on a wide range of criminal offences.

We understand that being arrested can be a frightening and bewildering experience – swift expert legal advice is essential. Our trustworthy team will talk you through the process, explain the legal issues affecting you and ensure you are treated fairly.

We have a busy and successful Magistrates’ Court practice dealing with all levels of criminality and our Crown Court practice has dealt with over 300 cases in the last two years. We have a reputation for efficiency and excellent client care, as well as briefing experienced, high quality Counsel.

Our established criminal defence team deals with all forms of offending, including:

  • Murder / Manslaughter
  • Rape
  • Serious sexual offences
  • Robbery
  • Burglary
  • Drug offences
  • Grievous bodily harm
  • Actual bodily harm
  • Common assault
  • Public order offences
  • Threats to kill
  • Possession of false ID
  • Possession of offensive weapon(s)
  • Perverting the course of justice
  • Fraud
  • Death by dangerous driving
  • Dangerous driving
  • Motoring offences 
  • Criminal damage

Representation can be funded either by legal aid or a private basis, depending on your financial circumstances. For all enquires relating to Criminal Law, please call 01474 537 270 or email

Extradition Law

We are able to represent clients in relation to matters arising out of the Extradition Act 2003 where someone has been issued a warrant within the EU or other state.

We will assist clients by ensuring the European Arrest Warrant (EAW) meets the criteria set by law, make applications for bail and assist in representing clients in contested hearings.

Please contact our crime department for a free consultation by emailing