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Criminal Defence

Our directors Colm Dempsey and Cameron Tait are NITA trained solicitor advocates with more than 30 years of court experience between them. With each case handled by our directors, our clients receive expert guidance and qualified advice throughout their case.

Both Colm Dempsey and Cameron Tait are recommended by The Legal 500.


Capital Defence Lawyers.

Criminal litigation

We enjoy a highly regarded reputation in Scotland for High Court, Appeal Court and Supreme Court representations. Our work increasingly involves investigations in multiple jurisdictions.

Sincerity and integrity are important in the way we work and have been held as our key values since Capital Defence Lawyers was established.

The way we work

For cases that go to court, we examine every detail to reach the best result. Working alongside advocates and expert witnesses, we ensure that every legal and evidential point is investigated systematically.

Protecting your rights and interests, we’ll keep you on the right path.

Legal Aid

We are registered with the Scottish Legal Aid Board and are able to offer Criminal Legal Assistance. We aim to secure Legal Aid for all those who qualify and provide consultations for those who do not.