01698 359 550

CRIMINAL DEFENCE LAWYERS

Legal Advice that Delivers

At McGovern Reid, we focus entirely on protecting the innocence and reputation of our clients facing criminal prosecution. We represent clients in all Scottish courts and achieve best outcomes at all times. Our work for our clients begins the moment we are instructed - we provide clarity, strategy and effective advice. In your time of need, you can rely on McGovern Reid.

Over 30 years experience as Criminal Defence Lawyers

About McGovern Reid

One of Scotland’s leading firms in the practice of criminal defence work. We offer professional, friendly legal advice and representation in courts throughout Scotland.
We aim to achieve the best result in every case, but more importantly, we will ensure that the whole process, which can be stressful, runs as smoothly as possible. McGovern Reid Court Lawyers’ experience and reputation will ensure that your interests are protected at all times. If you instruct McGovern Reid Court Lawyers you can be assured you will receive:
● Criminal court representation in Justice of the Peace, Sheriff and High Courts in Scotland.● Attendance at Police interviews.● 24-hour help and assistance from one of our qualified solicitors, regardless of the time of day or day of the week.● Access to Legal Aid funding and a variety of private funding options.● Regular communication and updates on your case.
We appreciate just how worrying a police investigation or criminal prosecution can be and we have modelled our firm to ensure that you receive the help you need, exactly when you need it.

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We have the experience you need and can deliver the results you want

No matter the nature of the allegation, if you need a criminal lawyer, McGovern Reid Court Lawyers is more than happy to assist you. Give us a call on our 24/7 number 01698 359 550 or fill out our online enquiry form.
We can act as criminal lawyers, road traffic lawyers, family lawyers, children’s panel lawyers and personal injury lawyers within Lanarkshire and Glasgow. We regularly appear in the Justice of the Peace Court and Sheriff Courts at Glasgow, Hamilton, Airdrie and Lanark as well as representing clients in High Court cases in Glasgow and Edinburgh. We also appear at Children’s Panels in Lanark, Bellshill, Glasgow and Hamilton.
Most of our clients are local to Glasgow and Lanarkshire including the following towns and villages: Wishaw, Motherwell, Hamilton, Bellshill, Airdrie, Carluke, Lanark, Biggar, Blackwood, Coatbridge, Blantyre, Bothwell, Cambuslang, Cumbernauld, East Kilbride, Glasgow, Harthill, Lanark, Larkhall, Lesmahagow, Livingston, Rutherglen, Shotts, Stonehouse, Strathaven and Uddingston.

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Leading Firm of Criminal Defence Lawyers

We offer professional, friendly legal advice and representation in courts throughout Scotland.

Call us today - 01698 359 550

What we can do for you

Our Services

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Criminal Defence

We appreciate just how worrying a police investigation or criminal prosecution can be and we have modelled our firm to ensure that you receive the help you need, exactly when you need it.

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Road Traffic Law

We offer professional, friendly legal advice and representation in courts throughout Scotland. We pride ourselves on consistently getting results for clients who have been charged with driving offences.

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Regulatory Law

Businesses and public bodies everywhere are faced with compliance and regulatory obligations. We offer professional, friendly legal advice and representation in courts throughout Scotland.

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Accident Claims/Personal Injury

If you have suffered an accident or received an injury that was not your fault in the last 3 years, then our qualified personal injury lawyers can assist.

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Children & Family

McGovern Reid are regularly instructed by parents, children and other “relevant persons” in respect of Children’s Referral Hearings which are held at the Sheriff Court.

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Our Fees/Legal Aid

We know how important it is for anyone who instructs a solicitor to know the level of any fees and how these will be charged.

Testimonials

"The attention and care offered by McGovern Reid is second to none. The entire team have treated our family with respect and their professionalism is exemplary. I cannot recommend them enough."

CB, Law

"100% would recommend Matthew and his father and the rest of the staff at McGovern Reid, I thought there would be no way to get out of a driving ban but was proven wrong by Matthew and his father who both handled my case and got a result I first thought impossible, if you’re up for something at court these are the guys for the job."

JH, East Kilbride

"I would like to thank the amazing team at McGovern and Reid solicitors for their great work for me and my fiancé’s court case, we couldn’t be any more grateful. "

ND, Wishaw

"We are very pleased with the service my dad received from McGovern Reid. Bobby Reid was dealing with the case and helped us through with the incident. All questions and queries I had were answered and handled well. Really recommend this company, they are friendly, reassuring and understanding! Thank you again for helping us through the situation."

CW, Wishaw

Our Team

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Bobby Reid

Partner

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Dianne Francis

Legal Secretary

McGovern Reid Criminal Defence Lawyers

If you are arrested or charged with a crime, it is vital that you seek help as quickly as possible.McGovern Reid can provide that help. 

Call us today - 01698 359 550