Wykes O’Donnell Williams have a broad experience in criminal law and have a duty solicitor on call 24 hours a day to advise and attend free of charge, in accordance with the duty solicitors scheme, to anyone detained in custody.

We operate an emergency police station telephone service for urgent representation on

07817 454561

We will represent you under Legal Aid, wherever possible, and have experience in all types of cases; from murder and manslaughter, sexual offences, burglary and theft, violent offences, drug and drink offences, fraud, road traffic offences and benefit fraud. With our three experienced criminal solicitors, David Williams, Chris Evans and Kevin O’Donnell, we regularly represent clients in all Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire courts and police stations.

If you have been arrested or are undergoing a police investigation, if you have been charged with an offence, facing a driving ban, or perhaps you are considering an appeal against a conviction, please contact us as soon as possible for advice.

Tel: 0800 999 4748

Our criminal lawyers are all police station and court accredited duty solicitors.

Assault, abh, gbh

Burglary, theft and shoplifting

Drug offences

Motoring offences and drink driving

Sexual offences

Downloading indecent images /obscene publications

Benefit fraud


Criminal damage


Murder, manslaughter and fatal offences

Firearms offences

Anti-social behaviour

Breach of orders



‘We are here to help you’

Solicitors Regulation Authority, ID 67404

Established in Derbyshire for over 30 years