Potter Derby Solicitors

Award-winning Criminal Defence Specialists

UK Criminal Court

Specialist criminal defence solicitors

Potter Derby have specialist areas and departments that are comprised of lawyers that have a passion for defending and assisting people who find themselves accused of certain types of criminal offences.

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07557094678 (24HRS) For representation or urgent enquiries please call us 0151 459 3221 or 020 3758 3229 [email protected] For OOH please call 07557094678 Our experts can advise on your case
07557094678 (24HRS) For representation or urgent enquiries please call us 0151 459 3221 or 020 3758 3229 [email protected] For OOH please call 07557094678 Our experts can advise on your case

Specialist Fraud and Financial Crime Defence Solicitors

Potter Derby Solicitors are a criminal defence firm who are regularly instructed to defend people in police stations and Courts throughout England and Wales.

Evidence relating to financial crime is both comprehensive and sophisticated, only a small selection of criminal defence firms has the specialist expertise and ability to properly defend in these matters. Potter Derby is one of them.

We have secured our reputation as recognised experts at preparing criminal defence work to such a high standard over time, through working with the industry’s leading Kings Counsel and being consistently instructed in the largest and most complex cases seen in Courts throughout England & Wales.

From defending allegations of international boiler room frauds, multi million pound mortgage and VAT fraud, to inter-continental drug & firearms conspiracies to politically motivated offences. Our experience in defending the largest cases is second to none. The ethos from the start is to offer a bespoke service tailoring what we do to the specific natures of the case.

Request a callback from a solicitor

To seek legal advice or to discuss your case submit your contact details confidentially and a solicitor will be in touch between 9am-5pm. For more urgent queries please call 0151 459 3221 or out of hours call 07557094678

We're Here To Defend You

Being arrested and/or interviewed for criminal allegations can be a very stressful experience. Dawn raids and arrests at a person’s home or business premises occur without warning and when least expected.

When confronted by Specialist Investigators and Prosecutors, you need the reassurance and confidence that you have lawyers of the highest caliber to safeguard your interests.

We recognise that all criminal allegations of are serious for those on the receiving end and understand that allegations of this nature can have a profound affect on future prospects. We aim to support our clients by being proactive from the moment we are instructed.


Potter Derby maintain specialised departments staffed by lawyers who are deeply committed to defending individuals facing allegations related to specific types of offenses.

If you need urgent advice or representation please call us or submit our contact form.

Speak to a solicitor who can advise on your situation.

Whether you face the weight of serious charges or the nuances of minor offences, our team is at your side.

Legal aid is available to individuals who meet specific criteria, such as income thresholds or vulnerability. Our team can assess your situation and guide you through the eligibility process and offer free initial legal advice.

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