Laura is an associate partner in the serious crime department. She specialises in the defence of white collar crime, fraud and serious complex criminal cases such as murder and conspiracies. Having trained with Farleys, Laura qualified as a solicitor in 2008 and has practiced in this department ever since.
Laura has a vast experience of dealing with high profile cases across the country. As a CLAS accredited duty solicitor Laura is able to represent clients from the outset of a case. Many of the cases she deals with involve allegations of the most serious nature and clients who have never been involved in the criminal justice system previously.
Laura is sensitive to the needs of her clients and recognises that her clients need her at what may be one of the most difficult and stressful times of their lives, one which may have potentially life changing consequences. Client care is of utmost importance to Laura, she is well known for her efficiency and quick responses.
Laura is a determined and committed expert criminal solicitor and has a reputation for delivering an outstanding service and achieving the best possible outcomes for her clients through commitment and dedication to her cases.
Laura is a very knowledgeable and skillful solicitor. She particularly enjoys working on paper heavy cases.
Legal 500 Guide 2018
Legal 500 Guide 2019 – Recommended Lawyer
“Laura Walmsley is ‘meticulous – she has a knack for detecting and unpicking flaws in the prosecution case and is the solicitor every defendant would want on their side’.”
Legal 500 Guide 2017
“There are no words to describe the amazing feeling to wake up next to my kids every morning, this wouldn’t had been possible without you and your amazing team. You have been amazing, thank you for changing my life.”
The Law Society, founding member of the northern branch of the Female Fraud Forum.