Criminal Defence Solicitors

Criminal & Regulatory Defence

At Poole Alcock, our specialist team of criminal and regulatory defence solicitors represent private individuals and businesses throughout Cheshire and beyond.

Arrange A Free Meeting Contact Us

Criminal & Regulatory Defence

Facing a criminal charge can be daunting and you will want the assurance of the best legal advice and representation from initial investigation through to Court.

At Poole Alcock, our specialist team of criminal and regulatory defence solicitors represent private individuals and businesses throughout Cheshire and beyond. We have done so for decades, and have a deserved reputation as one of the leading defence practices in the region.

Our highly experienced solicitors boast over 125 years combined experience in successfully defending those facing criminal and regulatory allegations and can provide expert legal advice in any case.

Whether you are arrested for an alleged criminal offence, facing a motoring conviction or being prosecuted by a public or regulatory body (such as the Local Council or Fire Authority, Health and Safety Executive, Trading Standards or Environment Agency – to name but a few) we will be at your side at every stage.

We pride ourselves on having one of the largest teams of fully qualified criminal solicitors in the region, and this strength and breadth means we will always be there when you need us most.

Our fully accredited police station representatives are there 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year to give you free advice and representation at the police station, whether following your arrest or at a Voluntary Interview arranged by the police. Our CLAS accredited Duty solicitors are there to represent you in Magistrates Courts throughout Cheshire, including Crewe, Macclesfield, Chester, Warrington and Runcorn – and beyond.

We even have higher court advocates to represent you in the Crown Court, Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court.

Poole Alcock Sandbach GVs 25 of 29 - Criminal & Regulatory Defence

How can we help?

Poole Alcock Nantwich GVs 141 of 173 - Criminal & Regulatory Defence

Legal Aid Eligibility Calculator

Enter your details below to find out whether you are eligible for public funding to defend your case.

Find Out More
3 Front 1 1024x682 - Criminal & Regulatory Defence

Voluntary Interviews

If you are contacted by the police for an interview then contact your solicitor as soon as possible to arrange for them to be there. Advice at the police station is ALWAYS free, even where attending a voluntary interview.

Find Out More
Police Investigation Solicitors

Police Investigation or Magistrates & Crown Court Matters

On a daily basis we represent individuals and businesses throughout the Magistrates & Crown Courts of Cheshire.

Find Out More

Legal Defence Funding

Funding your Defence

We are transparent about your legal costs from the outset, so you can concentrate on building the best defence.

Find Out More
poole alcock cl debt - Criminal & Regulatory Defence
DSC05587 - Criminal & Regulatory Defence

Why Choose Us?

  • We specialise in all areas of law. We offer a modern service with traditional values, giving you the complete legal service whenever you need us.

  • We have over 125 years experience, providing legal services for both businesses and private individuals.

  • We are Committed to Excellence.

Arrange A Free Meeting


I would just like to personally drop you a line to thank you for your considerable personal and professional effort today, I am well aware that its your job, however when I spoke to Scott before he assured me without reservation more

Mr F.


This is just a quick note to thank you very much for all your help on Friday 16th at Crewe Magistrates Court.

You understood my exact situation perfectly and communicated this very effectively to the court. more

Mr. C Miller


Mr Flood is a wizard in Court!

Crime and Regulatory Defence Client


Tim’s representation was professional, knowledgeable and robust. Excellent service all round!

Criminal Defence Client


I just wanted to thank you for the way your solicitor, Stuart Flood defended my cousin at Crewe Magistrates Courts recently.

Stuart did a tremendous job of keeping the case at the Magistrates Courts and in getting the best possible outcome we more

Mr N


Your professionalism and commitment to my case was exceptional.  Your attention to detail and also the time you spent preparing with me for the court date was above and beyond expectations.

The administration support and communication  from more


Arrange A Consultation

Please submit your information and a member of the Poole Alcock team will respond to you as soon as possible. If you have a quick question, please feel free to call 0800 389 7093


Sign up to our eMagazine

call cloudicon_laptop_add icon_purchase_new icon_purchase_standard icon_quill icon_remortgage icon_sale_purchase icon_sale icon_tick search skull speedo tail-right (1)Created with Sketch. tail_right tick_circle_green tick_circle