Services & Expertise

Criminal Defence Team

Our 24-hour criminal defence team is listed below with their direct dial numbers.

Maureen Fawcett mf@clarksonhirst.com

Call: 07971502077 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 practice includes preparing serious crown court trial cases.


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 station . Vicky has the experience and expertise to protect your interests in challenging circumstances.


Leah Kirk leah.kirk@clarksonhirst.com

Contact Leah Kirk a police station accredited representative based at our Barrow-in-Furness office for advice on any crime matter. Leah works with Maureen as a member of our barrow criminal defence team.


Nicole Cannon nicole.cannon@clarksonhirst.com

Nicole Cannon is a police station representative and Trainee Solicitor. Nicole works with Maureen Fawcett at our Barrow office and our Kendal office. Nicole is a key member of our out of hours duty team and is deployed to cover Barrow and Kendal police stations.


24-hour Police station team

Clarkson Hirst operates a truly 24 hour police station advice service so if you or one of your relatives 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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