I would like to say a really big thank you to you for your excellent work and help for me and my family during the whole of my case. You were brilliant and very helpful, and the outcome of my trial was very good. I couldn’t have wished for a better solicitor to take my case and I would strongly advise…

Mr G
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Our team of dedicated professionals are here to provide specialist advice all day, every day.   Many of our staff have been with us for years because they enjoy working on challenging cases for a firm with an excellent reputation.  




David has almost 30 years experience of the criminal Courts.  He is a tough and fearless advocate.  David is also rated in division one by Chambers and Partners, who say he is: “valued for his dedication to teamwork and often works on the region’s most high-profile murder cases.”

Higher Court advocate

Duty solicitor

Contact Details

Telephone: 0117 9265341
Email: David Fanson




Katy has been practising since 2007 (having originally trained as a Barrister) and has experience in dealing with a wide range of offences.

She is predominantly in the Magistrates Court representing defendants in all aspects of the case from first appearance to trial and sentence.

Police station accredited

Higher Court advocate

Duty solicitor

Contact Details:

Telephone: 0117 9265341

Email: Katy Welch



Accredited Police Station Representative and Crown Court caseworker

Hannah joined Sansbury Douglas in 2020 after relocating to Bristol having worked at a large criminal firm in Gwent for over 2 years.

She qualified as an Police Station Accredited Representative in early 2019 and has worked on a wide spectrum of matters at police stations in South Wales and more recently Bristol.

She has experience in dealing with Crown Court cases and her role at Sansbury Douglas is primarily assisting the Crown Court department.

Whilst being heavily involved in trial preparation and sentencing hearings in the Crown Court, Hannah still provides legal advice at police stations in and out of hours assisting own and duty clients.

Contact Details:

Telephone: 0117 9265341

Email:Hannah Cosbie


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