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GT Stewart Solicitors

London

GT Stewart Solicitors - London
  • 28 Grove Vale
  • East Dulwich
  • London
  • Greater London
  • UK
  • SE22 8EF
  • Proprietor Greg Stewart
  • Higher Court Advocates 10
  • Assistant solicitors 55
  • Other fee-earners 40

THE FIRM Represents clients in all parts of England and Wales. The firm has acted in many high profile cases and regularly works with leading QCs. Has a strong reputation for dealing with young and vulnerable clients.

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK: Legal aid and private work. All types of criminal defence work; criminal appeals; actions against the police; housing; community care; mental health; court of protection; family and child care; prison law; agency court work.

CLIENTS Mostly returning clients as well as referrals from other professionals, advice agencies and judges.

INTERNATIONAL: Court Martial work abroad and at the International Crimes Tribunal

RECRUITMENT: The firms recruits annually and has 4 trainee places as well as 1-2 pupilages.

Areas of Practice

  • Crime: 85%
  • Civil: 15%

Branches

  • 21-22 Camberwell Green,
  • London,
  • Greater London
  • UK
  • SE5 7AA
  • DX DX: 35307 Camberwell

Crime - London (Firms)

What the team is known for Offers expertise in criminal defence across seven Greater London offices. Handles youth court cases and appellate matters.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)

"It's an energetic and effective firm." 

Notable practitioners  

Greg Stewart has extensive experience in heavyweight criminal cases. Sources admire his ability to deal innovatively with complex issues.

Social Housing - UK-wide

Basic facts about the department
- 6 qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Strong choice for housing work involving criminal and family law aspects. Advises on community care, welfare benefits and public law for vulnerable groups.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)
"An excellent firm at the heart of its community, it strives to represent vulnerable individuals."

Notable practitioners

Well-respected housing lawyer Denise Phillips heads the department. She assists tenants with a broad range of matters, including possession proceedings and judicial review actions.