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Facing criminal charges can be an overwhelming experience. Lawtons Criminal Law Solicitors are here to assist throughout the entire legal process, however challenging it may become.

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Why Lawtons

Nationwide Criminal Defence Solicitors based in London and the South East

Ranked as one of the leading criminal defence solicitors in London and around the surrounding Home Counties, Lawtons has a highly regarded reputation for delivering expert legal services.

Our team of criminal defence solicitors regularly receive referrals from other leading national and regional law firms which don’t specialise in criminal defence work. We receive those referrals because we are trusted and highly regarded in the field of criminal defence—the Legal 500 states: The firm, which has multiple offices across the South East, regularly handles high-profile murder cases, sexual abuse matters and GBH, with additional experience in regulatory and professional negligence. 

Due to our depth of experience and expertise, we regularly receive instructions to act from clients from all over England and Wales.

Our criminal solicitors offer the full range of criminal defence servicesfrom driving offences to matters of complex fraudWhatever the offence or accusation, at Lawtons we have the expertise and personnel to assist.

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Why choose Lawtons?

Established in 2004 by founding directors Nick Titchener and Stephen Halloran, Lawtons is now one of the largest and most successful criminal defence firms in the country. The Lawtons ethos is founded on offering a bespoke service to each and every client, with the belief that no two cases or clients are the same.

Our expert criminal lawyers strike the balance between catering to the individual and meeting the requirements of the case, providing consistent, expert advice delivered in a way that the client will understand throughout. We truly believe that quality takes precedence over quantity.

From the outset of any criminal investigation or case, a balance of proactive and reactive defending is vital. We strive to achieve the best results by tailoring what we do to the specific nature of the case, in order to achieve the best outcome possible.

Many legal firms claim to be experts, however here at Lawtons we have the awards and consistent feedback from clients and fellow professionals to back up those claims. We hold true to the values we started with over a decade ago. It is you, the client, that instructs us. We are entrusted with your case, your lives and your livelihoods. Why trust anyone else?