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Crime, Motoring and Regulatory

… ”Talk to anyone of our experienced team led by Mark Evans and Tony Birchall and you will soon be put at ease in the knowledge that you are in safe hands. 


With over half a century of combined experience, we believe we are best placed to provide the help you need at the time you need it most. Whether it is through our tenacious and hard-working investigations team, the advocarial skills of our magistrates and tribunal representatives or our dedicated Crown Court and complex case unit, we believe we have it covered.

In these difficult times, we appreciate the stress and worry that an investigation or court proceedings can bring, and that in times of greatest need you want someone there to fight your corner. Whilst other firms have chosen to phone it in, becoming increasingly remote, we have chosen to keep it personal. With a 24-hour service and face to face advice at the police station, courts, and other tribunals.

Whether you need to protect your liberty, your livelihood, or your reputation, here at Moss Haselhurst we are there for you.  Whether you find yourself in trouble with the police, the DWP, Trading Standards or other regulatory bodies, our experienced Criminal Solicitors have the knowledge, skill, determination and expertise to get you the best possible outcome.

We know you will not be disappointed, but do not take our word for it, read what our clients have said about their experiences with our Crime and Motoring team in our solicitor reviews.

At mosshaselhurst, our Solicitors with their many years experience in dealing in all areas of criminal defence and motoring law will give you sound, practical advice when you are arrested, attend a police station for voluntary interview, charged with an offence or receive a Requisition to attend at the Magistrates Court.

Mark Evans has over 20 years experience of criminal litigation and client focused work in London and the North West.  He is a CLAS Accredited Police Station Representative and Duty Solicitor.

Tony has nearly 40 years experience and is a very pro-active Criminal Solicitor.  He is an Accredited Police Station Representative and Duty Solicitor.

Rachel Gourlay is the key link and support to the Crime team. She is reliable; a good listener; understanding; empathetic and sympathetic and will ensure a smooth passage from start to finish.

We have a strong reputation for our work in the police station and the Magistrates’ and Crown courts. Our clients appreciate our straightforward advice and consistently rate us as ‘excellent’ and ‘very good’ in our customer satisfaction surveys. 

Based in offices in Northwich and Winsford but available to attend all over the North West and beyond. 

We deal with offences ranging from shoplifting to murder. We always have in mind that these offences are important to you and so they are important to us.

That is why an increasing number of clients in need of advice and assistance in police stations or courts are choosing to consult our dedicated team for advice or representation.

Free advice and assistance is always available if you are to be interviewed by the police at home, at a police station or a custody suite. Legal Aid may be available at Court subject to eligibility.