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    Over 30 years experience as Criminal Defence Lawyers

    One of Scotland’s leading firms in the practice of criminal defence work. We offer professional, friendly legal advice and representation in courts throughout Scotland.

Criminal Law

Our team at McGovern Reid Court Lawyers offer friendly accessible advice and help in all types of criminal law to provide you with the necessary expertise throughout a prosecution. We cover all types of cases and in all courts throughout Scotland. 

Road Traffic Law

There are a variety of different road traffic offences. These range from careless driving and driving without insurance, to speeding offences and dangerous driving.It is vital that you seek help as quickly as possible, and McGovern Reid Court Lawyers can help.

Our Fees/Legal Aid

McGovern Reid Court Lawyers carry out legal aid work. If you are charged with a criminal offence in Scotland, you may be eligible, depending upon your financial circumstances, to have a solicitor represent you without you having to pay for their services.

Civil Law

McGovern Reid Court Lawyers work closely with a number of firms who specialise in civil law. We can assist you in obtaining the best possible help and representation for you.

Latest News

60% drop in motor vehicle offences since 2013

30 September 2019
The number of motor vehicle offences recorded across Scotland has dropped eight per cent since 2017/18 – from 127,015 to 117,015 – and down 60 per

Man convicted of supplying drugs wins appeal

15 July 2019
Last year, James Houten was sentenced to 23 months’ imprisonment (discounted from 30 months for pleading guilty) after admitting his involvement in

Rising number of violent crimes in Scotland

13 May 2019
The number of recorded violent crimes has risen by 10 per cent, according to new figures from Police Scotland. The force said it detected 4,817 mor