At GC Solicitors we have a dedicated team of criminal defence specialists that can represent anyone accused of a crime at police stations, Magistrates’ Courts and Crown Court.

To be a suspect in a crime can be frightening and even life changing, especially if you are facing criminal charges. Here at GC Solicitors, we understand that this is a stressful situation and we can provide you with the best solicitors and barristers to defend your rights. We have a great deal of experience in successfully defending clients at the Magistrates’ Court, Crown Court and the Court of Appeal.

We offer a comprehensive service that ensures you are represented from the outset at the Police Station, if you are charged at the Magistrates Court, through to support at the Crown Court. Our team of qualified lawyers have expert knowledge and deal with a wide range of criminal matters. We are here to protect your interests and to make sure you receive the best possible advice every step of the way.

Our experienced team of criminal defence lawyers can offer advice in all types of situations including the following:

  • Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Rape or sexual assault
  • Arson
  • GBH / ABH / common assault
  • Drug possession and supply
  • Fraud and confiscation proceedings
  • Money laundering
  • Appeals against sentence or conviction
  • Firearms
  • Theft/burglary
  • Blackmail
  • Vandalism
  • Driving offences

We can offer you free initial legal advice on criminal law at the police station or as soon as you have been arrested by calling our dedicated emergency number, any time, day or night.

Simply call 07773 002783.

GC Solicitors also works closely with the Police Federation in Hertfordshire.  We have a proud track record of representing police officers in both criminal and misconduct hearings.  GC Solicitors have helped provide the Hertfordshire Police Fedaration diaries.  Our details are on the website .

For more information or to get further assistance, please contact our Criminal Law Department on 01462 483800 or get in touch with Jim Hennessey, Head of our Criminal Law Team.

Alternatively, you can email us on

If it is an emergency please ring our 24-hour line 07773 002783.