63 Commercial Road, Southampton SO40 3AH

023 8066 6636

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Peter Clarke Solicitors LLP




Tel: 07850 507 563


After obtaining a 2.1 Honours Law Degree at Warwick University, Peter qualified as a Solicitor in 1980 originally practising in Bristol before moving to Southampton in 1985. After working for various local firms he set up his own practice in Totton in 1993.


He has extensive experience in road traffic law and criminal defence work appearing regularly at local Courts and Police Stations. He also has extensive experience in family law and is a member of the Law Society Family Law Panel. He can help you with all aspects of divorce and disputes concerning finance and children.


He has extensive knowledge of Property law and can help you with residential conveyancing and business leases for shops and other commercial premises together with Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney. He is a long standing member of the Court and Police Station duty solicitor scheme.


He is also a keen sailor with a boat on Lymington River and for many years played for a local rugby club.




Tel: 07956 310 844


John has a BA Honours Degree in Law and qualified as a Solicitor in 1985. After practising in Lincolns Inn in London he moved to Southampton in 1993.


John has extensive experience in criminal law and regularly appears at local Courts and Police Stations and has a loyal client base. He is always available and fields our emergency out of hours mobile phone (07956 310 844).


He is a long standing member of the Court and Police Station duty solicitor scheme.


He has an interest in shooting and karate and has particular knowledge of firearms law.




Tel: 07885 829 721


David has exceptional experience of the legal system. He is a former qualified Magistrates Court Clerk having worked in Southampton Magistrates from 1984 to 1992. He qualified as a solicitor in 1991 before joining the Crown Prosecution Service as a Solicitor Prosecutor from 1992 to 1997. He then turned largely to defence work becoming a freelance consultant for Southampton criminal defence firms.


He appears regularly at local Courts and Police Stations. In addition to general criminal work he has particular experience in Benefit fraud and Child Support Agency cases as well as football related offences.


For many years he played for local football teams and was a marathon runner. He is a long suffering Saints supporter.


He is a long standing member of the Court and Police Station duty solicitor scheme.

Accredited Police Station Representative


Tel: 07879 771 493


Mia is a self-employed accredited Police Station Representative who is now associated with this firm. She is very well known at local Police Stations where she has appeared for years. She will give you the right advice and support you at the Police Station and will take an active interest in your case. She can also help in the preparation of your case if it proceeds to the Crown Court.




Accounts Manager


Pauline is our very efficient and experienced Accounts Manager dealing with our financial administration and invoices.


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Consultant Solicitor


Tel: 07976 417 260


Having obtained her LLB (Hons) degree in Bristol Sarah did her training contract in Salisbury. On qualifying in 1992 Sarah specialised in criminal litigation and advocacy. Sarah started working in Southampton in 1996 and has developed a loyal client following. Sarah has dealt with all levels of crime from the most serious murder and manslaughter to the least serious such as road traffic. Sarah has dealt with regulatory offences arising from prosecutions by MCA, HSE, DWP, HMRC, and DVLA.


Sarah's practice is now criminal litigation taking you from police station all the way through to Crown Court, road traffic and regulatory offences.


Sarah's passion is her horses and can advise on equine law from disputes between parties over sales of horses, to loan / lease agreements  together with livery agreements.





Tel No: 07949 178 463


Having obtained a BA (Hons) Degree in Law Barry qualified as a Barrister before trasnferring to the Solicitors profession in 1986. He worked as a legal adviser in the Magistrates Court and as a Senior Crown Prosecutor in the Crown Prosecution Service before turning exclusively to defence criminal work from 1995.


Barry has a loyal following in the Hampshire area. He has extensive experience of all types of Criminal offences from motoring to murder. He also has a particular interest in white collar crime and experience of prosecutions bought by HMRC.


Barry regularly attends the Police Station, Magistrates and Crown Courts in support of his clients.


Barry is a long standing member of the Court and Police Station Duty Solicitor scheme.


Barry has a keen interest in rugby, hill walking and history.

















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