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Criminal Defence Lawyers

Being accused of a crime or facing criminal charges can be life changing. Parslows Jersey criminal defence lawyers understand how significant the situation can be, which is why we know that you’ll want the best Jersey advocates to defend your rights.

Each criminal lawyer in our team will defend each and every client to the highest degree of legal expertise and determination, no matter the accusation. No matter how large or small the offence, our team members are well equipped to defend your rights. We will explain everything to you and discuss your defence strategy, advising you on the possible outcomes with pragmatism.

If you are in the position of having to defend yourself against a criminal prosecution, only top level criminal legal advice will do. Parslows Jersey criminal defence lawyers regularly represent clients at the Jersey Police Station, Customs, the Magistrates Court and the Royal Court.

If you want to discuss your matter with us confidentially, call us on 630530 for initial advice.

Criminal Advice Line

If you are charged with an offence and find you are not eligible for Jersey legal aid contact Advocate Lorraine McClure on 630530.  It is important to seek professional legal advice at the earliest opportunity to ensure that you are fully prepared before attending police interview and/or answering any police questions. Our team of expert criminal defence advocates are on hand to assist.


We advise and represent clients in relation to any type of Jersey case from a minor road traffic offences through to complex cases such as fraud or money laundering.

Jersey Motoring Law Offences

We provide professional legal advice, information and representation for a range of Jersey motoring offences including careless driving, dangerous driving, speeding, speeding disqualification and drink driving (DIC). The law in this area can be complex and successful prosecution can result in the loss of your licence, increased insurance premiums, fines, and a prison sentence.

Jersey Regulatory Law Offences

If you or your business are facing prosecution or enforcement by a regulatory body, our regulatory lawyers can help.  We provide a complete regulatory defence service to you and your business against enforcement by the numerous Jersey agencies with powers to prosecute (such as Office of the Information Commissioner (Data Protection & GDPR),  Jersey Health and Safety Inspectorate, Population, Planning & Building Control and Licensing departments).

Jersey Money Laundering Offences

Being accused of a money laundering offence or infringement is serious and if you or your business are facing prosecution or investigation you need experts who can provide steadfast legal advice.  We act for individuals and businesses who find themselves caught up in money laundering investigations, whether as witnesses or suspects. We offer expert advice on what steps can be taken to minimise the impact of such an investigation.

Key Contacts

Lorraine McClure

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Parslows Jersey are here to help with all your legal queries call us today on +44 (0) 1534 630530

Or email us on enquiries@parslowsjersey.com