Criminal Defence

Tilly Bailey & Irvine's criminal defence solicitors can be found in Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees, and can support you through your legal case.

Life can provide some nasty surprises. If that includes a brush with the law and possible prosecution, you need to look for the best lawyer to defend you.

Our criminal defence team are hugely experienced, capable and have an outstanding track record of success.


  • Neil Taylor
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  • John Ellwood
      • 01429 405102
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  • Georgia Wilkinson
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  • Karen Parkinson
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We can help with all of the following matters;

  • Magistrates
  • Crown Courts
  • White Collar Crime
  • Inland Revenue Tax investigations
  • Corporate Infringements
  • Theft
  • Motoring Offences
  • Speeding

Our lawyers in this department specialise in criminal defence work and are dedicated to supporting our clients to get swift solutions.  We would recommend that you call us as soon as a problem arises to ensure a greater chance of success with defending your case.

The Legal 500 (2016) comments: John Ellwood is noted for his extensive experience in regulatory crime matters.