Cartwright King’s Reading Office specialise in criminal defence matters. We have a team of highly skilled solicitors and higher court advocates based here. The office, being only a short distance from London, is located in the town centre close to the Oracle shopping centre.

If you require legal advice or representation and are unsure if you qualify for legal aid, please call our dedicated team of lawyers on 01189 512999 who will be able to assist you.

With offices nationwide, Cartwright King can offer specialist legal advice in child carebusiness defenceregulatoryprofessional disciplinemilitary lawlicensingcivil litigationtransporteducation lawcourt of protectionmental healthcommunity carefamily lawemployment and Immigration.


51 Southampton Street, Reading 
Berkshire, RG1 2QP.

Telephone  01189 512 999 
Facsimile 01189 505030 
DX Number  54723 Reading 2 
24 Hour  0808 168 5550  (out of office hours)


Office Hours: 9am-5pm

Directions to our Reading Office

By Car

Our Reading office is situated in the city centre, 4 doors down from the Church of S Giles-in-Reading and opposite Southampton Street Garage. The major roads in to Reading are:

  • From Basingstoke - A33
  • From Slough – M4
  • From Wokingham – A329(m)
  • From Newbury – M4 and A4
  • From Maidenhead A4
  • From High Wycombe- A404 then M4 or A4

Car Parking

There is no parking facility at our Reading office. The nearest public car park is the Oracle shopping centre Holy Brook Car Park on Bridge Street which can be found at the back of Reading Borough Council and is approximately a 5 minute walk to our offices. Alternatively, there is off road parking at the back of our office next to St Giles Close but it’s a maximum 2 hours stay and is very limited.

By Train

Reading train station is approximately a 15 minute walk to our offices. There is a taxi rank outside of the station, which is near Bagel Factory which is located on the corner.

By Bus

There are a number of bus services travelling to and from the centre of Reading, making our offices easily accessible.

For further information please get in touch with our dedicated team.

You can always call us on 0845 894 1622 or email on


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