Our History

VCW law, formerly Vickers Chisman and Wishlade solicitors have been offering a dedicated and quality service to clients since 1986. We specialise in all aspects of criminal and family law.

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Police station attendance

If a police officer wants to talk to you, a family member, friend or neighbour about his/her involvement in a crime contact VCW law immediately for a free consultation. A quick phone call will put your mind at rest. We operate a 24 hour service, 365 days of the year.

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Charged with an offence

If you or anyone you know has been charged, summonsed or issued with a postal requisition to appear at court contact VCW law immediately for a free consulation.

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Road traffic and motoring

If you are accused or drink driving, speeding, no insurance or any other traffic offence and you are facing a fine, penalty points or disqualification contact us immediately for a free consultation. We operate a 24 hour service, 365 days of the year.

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Family and matrimonial law

VCW Law are specialists in family law including care proceedings, children law, domestic abuse matters and divorce. We will assist you in finding a solution to your problem. We offer a free 30 minute appointment where we will provide realistic and professional advice.

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Criminal Law

Family Law

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VCW Law is one of the leading firms of solicitors in the North East. We specialise in Criminal Law, Divorce, Family and Children law. Established in 1986, we provide the highest quality legal advice and representation in all criminal defence services and family proceedings. We have an excellent reputation in the Teesside and surrounding area.

The firm holds an independently assessed Standard Quality Mark and the Law Society Accreditation assures a high quality of expertise. Our offices are centrally located in Stockton-On- Tees and our highly experienced Partners are supported by an in house Barrister, Solicitor Advocates, Associate Solicitors and Accredited Police Station Representatives. All our criminal solicitors are members of the Duty Solicitor scheme and hold Law Society Criminal Litigation Accreditation. Our Family Solicitors hold Law Society Children Law Accreditation.