Criminal Defence Solicitors

Forbes Solicitors has over 50 years experience of handling criminal cases. It is one of the largest providers of both public and privately funded criminal services in the country.

More about Criminal Defence

The dedicated team has over 60 people solely handling criminal cases including 9 solicitors who have achieved Higher Court Advocate status. There are also 35 staff members who have Law Society Accreditation to represent individuals at Police Stations throughout the country.

Forbes has the widest possible experience of representing:

  • Companies and Public Sector

  • Organisations charged with Health & Safety offences.

  • Individuals charged with serious criminal offences including manslaughter

  • Individuals charged with the full range of motoring offences from driving without due care and attention to causing death by dangerous driving.

Our dedication Insurance team

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Partner and Head of Department, Insurance

Chris Booth

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Partner and Head of Social Care, Insurance

Kella Bowers

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Partner and Head of Motor Claims, Insurance

Andrew Ellis


Partner and Head of Regulatory, Insurance

Ridwaan Omar

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