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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Abuse victims can use disproportionate force to defend themselves, say lawyers

In a landmark legal application, the Court of Appeal was told that domestic violence victims should be covered by the so-called "Tony Martin defence" to use "disproportionate force" against abusive partners. 


Last March, Emma-Jayne Magson was given a life sentence after twice being convicted of murdering her boyfriend, James Knight, following a night out in March 2016. 

Jul 28 2022 read more >
NHS left drill bits in patients as trusts reveal 407 never events

Incidents measured 'so serious' have been dubbed "never events" as the NHS records an increasing number of alleged screw ups. Wire cutters and drill bits are among the handful of objects recorded as having been left inside patients by mistake at NHS hospitals.


The NHS has defined 'never events' as "serious, largely preventable patient safety incidents that should not occur if healthcare providers have implemented existing national guidance or safety recommendations".

Jun 28 2022 read more >
French traffic warden told to get out of country by racist driver

A driver has been fined £200 for a hate crime against a French traffic warden, calling her an "immigrant" and told her to "get out of the country".


The court heard how the warden, Melissa Marques, told Lee Parker, from Birmingham, he was parked illegally in a loading bay in Worcester. Ms Marques followed him around the corner, to which Parker shouted abuse, telling her to "shut up" before parking his car on double yellow lines.

May 30 2022 read more >
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