Poole Alcock Headshot 42 of 100 1024x819 - Derek MacDonald

Derek MacDonald

Partner - Criminal Litigation

Derek MacDonald is a Partner in the Crime department. He graduated from Birmingham University in 1989 with honours, qualifying as a Solicitor in 1994. He has practiced Criminal Law in Cheshire for over 25 years. He has specialises in this field and joined the firm as a Partner in 2003. Derek is a qualified duty solicitor and holds the Law Society Criminal Litigation Accreditation.

As a Specialist in Road traffic he regularly deals with all motoring matters including, Speeding, Drink/Drug Driving allegations, Special Reasons Arguments and Exceptional Hardship Applications.

Derek can advise right from the outset in these matters including attending at Police Stations and Custody facilities with defendants for Police interviews under Caution.

Derek will provide support to clients for;


Police Station investigations

Magistrates Court Proceedings

Crown Court Proceedings


Derek's Accreditations

Contact Derek Back to Meet the team


Specialist Departments


Experienced Team Members


Locations Across The North West

Send Derek a message

arrow-down-white arrow-left-white arrow-right-white arrow-right call cloudicon_laptop_add icon_purchase_new icon_purchase_standard icon_quill icon_remortgage icon_sale_purchase icon_sale icon_tick phone-call search settlement-icon skull social_facebook social_instagram social_linkedin social_pinterest logo-twitter-glyph-32 social_youtube speedo stars tail-right (1)Created with Sketch. tail_right tick_circle_green tick_circle wave-smaller Mask