Donna Entwistle

Position(s)  Solicitor

Area(s) of Practice  Criminal Defence

Location(s)  Manchester

Phone  07590 020 345


Donna is a Solicitor within our Criminal Law Department. She represents clients at both the Magistrates’ Courts and Police Stations across Greater Manchester and beyond on a daily basis.

Donna represents clients in all criminal matters during the investigation stage when they are detained at the police station or simply invited along for a voluntary interview. She forms part of our 24 hour on call team providing free and independent legal advice to those detained at police station. Donna’s skills, knowledge and tactical awareness has led to her developing a reputation for providing robust legal advice both during their detention or any court appearances that arise as a result of the police investigation. She regularly represents clients in the Magistrates’ Court and the Youth Court on a wide range of cases and at all stages of the Magistrates’ Court process.

Donna is passionate about providing clients with the best criminal defence available during the criminal process, which can often be very stressful and confusing for clients not familiar with procedures. She is a highly experienced trial advocate who prides herself on offering a service that ensures all avenues and potential defences are explored in preparation for proceedings. Her proactive approach is applied irrespective of the seriousness of the allegation, her clients are always confident that the start the proceedings in the best possible position.

Donna is able to offer her clients continuity so that clients can be sure that they will receive the same level of service throughout proceedings having dealt with them at the police station she is able to stay with them throughout the Magistrates Court proceedings to the outcome.

Donna has also received Education Law training in relation to school admission appeals, exclusions appeals, SEN and discrimination.

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

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