Chesterfield & Derby Crime Solicitors.

We are a dedicated Crime and Legal Aid practice who understand the needs of the clients we represent in the Chesterfield, Derby and the wider areas.


Specialising in criminal defence, all types of corporate defence and matters relating to prison law we are considered to be the largest practice of our type in England and Wales.


With lawyers covering every area of criminal law we are able to support our clients with matters;



 Burglary and Theft

 Driving bans

 Motoring and speeding offences

 Professional misconduct

 Trading standards matters

 VAT fraud

 Youth crime


Additionally we are able to support individuals who have been charged with more serious matters such as rape, murder and manslaughter. 


All our lawyers understand that a discreet, professional, approach is required at what is usually a very difficult point in a persons life.  


In the first instance please either call us or complete the form on the right and we'll call you back to discuss your circumstances.





The Johnson Partnership

Chesterfield, Derby, Derbyshire

National Crime Solicitors


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You may have been charged with a criminal offence. We can and will help.


From misdemeanors to more serious matters you'll find a voice at the end of the phone (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) who can provide the in depth knowledge you'll need.


Covering Chesterfield, Derby and Derbyshire. 

Suite 1,
42 Friar Gate,

01332 370473
3 Burlington House,
19 Burlington St,
S40 1RX

01246 520930

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Long term prisoners get earlier student loans

A report has suggested that long term prisoners should be entitled to take out ealier student loans. At present prisoners can only apply for student loans when they are within six years of their release. 

Oct 29 2019 read more >
Prison garden wins annual horticultural award
A gardening scheme in HMP Parc has received an award from the Royal Horticultural Society for improving the lives of their prisoners.
HMP Parc is private prison for male adults and young offenders located in Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales. Parc is the only privately operated prison in Wales and accommodates approximately 1336 inmates who have either been convicted or are on remand. 

Sep 26 2019 read more >
Prosecutions drop despite rising crime rates, MoJ figures show
New figures revealed by the Ministry of Justice have shown the lowest levels of prosecution for 25 years. The number of people being sentenced to prison has dropped by 9 per cent in 12 months from 84,100 to 76,800. In 2009, the number of jail prosecutions was as high as 100,200. 
In total, the number of people who were formally prosecuted by the criminal justice system in England and Wales was 1.38million in the year to March 2019. This is the lowest figure on record and down by approximately 250,000 when compared to 1.63 million in 2019. 

Aug 27 2019 read more >
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