Why Lawtons

Lawtons Criminal Solicitors was set up in September 2004 with one aim; to provide outstanding advice to those accused of criminal offences. Our aim remains exactly the same today.

Criminal Specialist

Our lawyers only work in the areas of law that they know best. We’re specialists in criminal law and we don’t try to spread ourselves across lots of other fields.

Recognised Experts

You can feel safe in the knowledge that we’ve been independently recognised as a leading criminal law firm by both The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.

Wealth of Experience

We have specialist teams of solicitors who are able to deal with the full range of criminal offences. “According to clients, Lawtons Solicitors ‘has no limits in terms of the gravity of cases it can manage’” – 2017 Legal 500.

About Lawtons Criminal Solicitors

We are one of the largest specialist criminal solicitors in London & the Home Counties and have been able to expand our geographic coverage as a result of our reputation. We concentrate on one area of law so you know our time is devoted to criminal law and how it affects your case.

The Chambers & Partners Guide to the legal profession rank Lawtons as a National Leader in Criminal Defence work.

We are recognised by the Legal 500 as being a Leading Firm in the South East of England for our specialist work and “providing a first class service” and that we are “very highly regarded” for criminal work.

The quality service we provide and the ability of our lawyers has been recognised by the award of the Law Society’s excellence award for practice management, Lexcel.

We are also members of the replacement of the Serious Fraud Panel (the Very High Cost Case scheme) and have lawyers who specialise in diverse areas of criminal law. If you are charged with any type of criminal offence, we will have a specialist crime lawyer who can help you.