Criminal & regulatory offences

We are experts at defending all kinds of criminal and regulatory prosecutions. We support our clients throughout the criminal justice process from initial formal interview to representation at court. We handle all types of offences, but have particular expertise in countryside-related matters, such as wildlife crime, animal welfare, firearms and regulations affecting farms, shooting estates and other rural businesses.

We act only for privately funded clients and all criminal and regulatory cases will be handled by a senior and experienced solicitor.

We regularly act for clients facing investigation and/or prosecution for alleged offences of all types, including those relating to:

How our criminal & regulatory offences solicitors can help you:

Meet the team

Tim Ryan


Tim Ryan of Warners Solicitors is noted to be amongst the strongest regulatory lawyers in the region. He has a particular interest in criminal cases involving agriculture, firearms and rural sports.

Chambers 2015 – Crime

Tim Ryan is a key practitioner for regulatory matters, including those in relation to hunting and shooting. He is also a criminal law expert.

Chambers UK 2016