GV Hale, Bail & Criminal Defence Solicitors, Doncaster

We are specialist Criminal Defence and Bail Solicitors covering the BarnsleyDoncaster, Sheffield and Scunthorpe areas.


At the same time we also provide a nationwide coverage both through our own inhouse team and our associates dotted around the country. Whilst we are usually paid via the Legal Aid mechanism we can also provide advice on privately paid work.


Being arrested, or the prospect of being arrested, is a daunting thought. We understand that and try to appreciate your situation from the onset. We offer free consultations and will try our best to help.


We provide a 7 day a week, 24 hour a day, service and in general terms we can provide support on a range of matters including;


 Animal Cruelty



 Benefit Fraud



 Child Neglect

 Computer Crime

 Criminal Damage

 Dangerous Dogs Offences

 Domestic Violence

 Drink Driving

 Drugs Offences



 Motoring and Speeding matters



 Threatening Behaviour

 Public Order

 Rape and Sexual Offences


Additionally we can help companies who are facing questions regards Organised Crime, Money Laundering, Seizure of assets, Health & Safety investigations, Hygiene offences and Corporate manslaughter.


Remember if you need help with a criminal matter shout, "HALE for BAIL !"



The Johnson Partnership

Criminal Defence & Bail Solicitors

Barnsley, Doncaster, Scunthorpe, Sheffield


Please note, GV Hale is now part of The Johnson Partnership. 

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"Hale for Bail !"

We specialise in dealing with Criminal Defence matters throughout the country and can arrange representation where ever you find yourself.... 


We don't just represent our Barnsley, Doncaster, Scunthorpe & Sheffield clients !


Whether yours is a criminal, fraud, violent crime or bail matter we can help. 

The Johnson Partnership,
Legal Chambers,
70 Waterdale,

01159 419141
Defence Chambers,
53 Laneham St,
DN15 6PB

01724 859992

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