The Team

Our aim is to provide you with the very best legal advice and representation. Your team consists of:


Marcus Johnstone

Marcus is the senior solicitor and principle of the law firm. Marcus has appeared on BBC television, BBC radio and been quoted in the national and regional press.


Conor Johnstone

Conor is a specialist solicitor with particular knowledge of drink and drug driving cases. Conor specialises in finding mistakes and loopholes with prosecution evidence.

John Dove

John Dove

John is a Specialist Solicitor and non-practicing barrister. John has an impressive track record. He has higher rights of audience enabling him to appear in the Crown Court.


Lauren Cookson

Lauren is a solicitor who specialises in drink & drug driving. Lauren is always happy to provide free initial advice.


Kate Johnson

Kate is a specialist solicitor dealing who regularly represents clients charged with serious motoring allegations.


Robert Earl

Robert is a trainee solicitor. His knowledge of road traffic law is impressive.


John Phylip-Jones

John is a Trainee Solicitor specialising in drink & drug driving. John has a keen eye for finding mistakes with prosecution evidence.

David McChrystal

David is a specialist paralegal with in-depth knowledge of drink driving offences.

Jamie-lee Quinn

Jamie-lee is a Trainee Solicitor. She works alongside our solicitors to provide clients with a first class defence.


Kat Duffy

Kat is our head of administration. She ensures that cases run smoothly from start to finish.

Claire Shard

Claire is our Court and CPS liaison officer. Claire has first hand knowledge of most prosecution areas in England & Wales.


Rachel Summerskill

Rachel is a key member of our admin team. She often knows exactly who to talk to!

Karen Johnstone

Karen is the practice manager. Karen oversees the on-going activities and ensures that services are delivered effectively.

Find our more…

Our team are keen to keep you up to date with the latest news. You can find our more using the links below;

Our Case Studies provide an insight into how we win our cases. If you find a case study similar to your case, it’s crucial that you call us immediately.


Follow our Twitter account to keep track of our specialist solicitors as they travel around the country defending motorists.


Our free booklets are extremely popular. From Sentencing Guidelines to advice at your first court hearing, you’ll find all the info you need.


Our Blog details the latest legal updates. You may find one or two pieces about our firm.


To speak to a specialist solicitor completely free of charge, call

0151 422 8020

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