Lisa Towell


Lisa qualified at Blackfords LLP in 2011, having graduated from Oxford University and then passed her Legal Practice Course with distinction.

Lisa is a dedicated criminal solicitor, who defends those charged with criminal offences across the spectrum. She is instructed by clients who have cases at all stages of the criminal justice system.

Lisa is regularly instructed by defendants charged with road traffic offences, including drink-drive related offences, speeding, no insurance and dangerous or careless driving. She has also advised professional drivers in relation to driving overladen goods vehicles.

She has a record of securing acquittals at trial and assisting defendants in retaining their driving licences.  She has experience in successfully raising both special reasons and exceptional hardship arguments to avoid disqualifications for her clients.

Lisa’s clients have commented on her friendly and empathetic approach, as well as her ability to explain complex legal concepts and procedure.

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