We offer specialist criminal defence services across all areas of criminal law and all Scottish Courts.
We are registered to provide Criminal Legal Assistance by the Scottish Legal Aid Board.
Our firm consists of two Partners, an Associate Partner & Consultant with decades of experience during which we have built a reputation of excellence and sensitivity in the service we provide. Call now on 01506 497500
Iain H B Smith, LLB (Hons), Dip LP, NP (Partner)
Iain specialises in Criminal Law, undertaking summary and solemn work in Livingston Sheriff and Justice of the Peace Courts as well as other courts across Scotland. He has been involved in a number of high profile High Court Trials. He also acts as a legal representative for a number of well known sports stars. He fights hard to protect people's rights and passionately defends his clients. His career as a solicitor started in 1993 and 5 years later he formed Keegan Smith with Jim Keegan QC.
Iain is actively involved in the creating a fairer criminal justice system and is the leading trauma informed lawyer in Scotland. He is a core group member of West Lothian Adverse Childhood Experiences Hub and a Trustee of the charity Aid & Abet, who try to assist people get out of the cycle of offending. Iain is also boldly asking all judges in Scotland to treat those appearing before the court with respect & dignity.
Iain is the winner of Scottish Lawyer of the Year Legal Award 2020 and was runner up in the Herald Awards for Solicitor of the Year 2019.
Darryl Lovie, LLB (Hons), Dip LP. (Partner)
Darryl specialises in Criminal Law, undertaking summary and solemn work in Livingston Sheriff and Justice of the Peace Courts as well as other courts in Scotland . With over 25 years of experience, Darryl's record in conducting trials is formidable. His tenacious cross examination is renowned and advocacy skills well respected amongst his fellow professionals.
Why not take full advantage of our many successful years of experience and call us today. Remember your first 24 hours first interview is FREE. 01506 497500. Whether you require legal assistance or legal aid in West Lothian and if there is anything that we can do to help then please do not hesitate to contact us. Many thanks for taking the time to visit our site and we hope you find a service that assists you.
Premises: Cairngorm House, Almondvale Boulevard, Livingston EH54 6QN