Criminal Defence Team

Clarkson Hirst Solicitors

Our 24-hour criminal defence team is listed below.

Maureen Fawcett mf@clarksonhirst.com

Maureen Fawcett is a Duty Solicitor based at our Barrow office and qualified on 1st August 2006. Maureen is a Director with the firm and supervises our Barrow office. Maureen has substantial experience in a wide range of criminal matters. Maureen represents clients who live in the Furness region and throughout the County of Cumbria.


Hannah Youren hannahy@clarksonhirst.com

Hannah Youren is a duty solicitor based at our Lancaster office. Hannah has practiced from Lancaster magistrates court and police station for many years and has developed a fine reputation as a tenacious criminal defence solicitor. Hannah’s practice includes preparing serious crown court trial cases.


Helen Brough helenb@clarksonhirst.com

Helen Brough LLM duty solictor based in barrow and west Cumbria police station and magistrates court solicitor. Helen has previously practiced in city based firms and is a specialist in fraud and business defence and proceeds of crime investigations.


Leah Kirk leahk@clarksonhirst.com

Contact Leah Kirk, a solicitor and police station accredited representative based at our Barrow-in-Furness office for advice on any criminal defence matter. Leah works with Maureen as a member of our criminal defence team based at our Barrow office and also covers Kendal police station.


Vicky Savage vicky.savage@clarksonhirst.com

Vicky Savage is a very experienced police station accredited representative who covers all case types at Kendal and Lancaster police stations . Vicky has the experience and expertise to protect your interests in challenging circumstances.


24-hour Police station team

Clarkson Hirst operates a truly 24 hour police station advice service so if you, one of your relatives, friends or colleagues is at the police station and requires advice please telephone 07880 948950 for our Lancaster and Kendal offices and 07973 622702 for our Barrow office. You will be diverted to the on call solicitor who will be able to assist you.

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