Our Criminal Department:
Our Firm was instrumental in establishing the Police Station Advice Scheme in the 1970s
We represent clients at Police Stations across the area
We are in regular attendance as Court Duty Solicitors
In certain circumstances unrepresented defendants can obtain free advice.
By far the largest part of our Criminal Practice is representing Legal Aid clients
We are justly proud of our successful record in these areas.
The members of our Criminal Department:
Neil R.Puttock LL.B
Neil has the Certificate of Higher Rights of Audience in criminal cases. Joint head of department together with Jonathan Driver.
Jonathan Driver LL.B
Joint head of department with Neil Puttock.
Jane Hiatt B.A.
Jane is the winner of the prestigious Criminal Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year award for 2011.
All of the above are members of the local Duty Solicitor Schemes for court hearings and police station advice.
Experienced Paralegal dealing with Crown Court work.
Police Station Accredited Representative.