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David Lawson


David was admitted as a solicitor in 1995, becoming a Partner in 1998 and later a Director in 2013 when the firm changed its status from partnership to limited company. Based at the firm’s Hargreaves Street office, David is the head of the criminal department and practices all aspects of criminal defence work.

David regularly deals with cases of considerable complexity involving serious organised crime, including drug trafficking, homicide and firearms defences, and serious sexual offences.

He has represented many clients involved in high-profile cases, including major drug conspiracy and firearms cases, and has represented clients involved in a landmark Court of Appeal firearms case.

In addition, he has also developed a highly regarded road traffic law practice and represents clients in regulatory matters, including representation before the sporting disciplinary tribunals. David also fully leads the firm’s Licensing Department.

In his spare time, David plays golf (with a handicap of 6) and is a keen football fan, being a season ticket holder at Burnley Football Club.

If you would like to contact David, please call him on 01282 433241 or email him at dml@drnlaw.co.uk