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Criminal and Regulatory Law Experts in Birmingham

At Regan Peggs Solicitors in Birmingham, we offer reliable, robust advice and advocacy throughout investigations and prosecutions in all areas of criminal and regulatory law.

If you think you may be in trouble, we can talk you through your options. And unlike most defence solicitors, we can advocate for our clients at all types of court – so if your case goes to trial we won’t hand you over to a stranger to represent you. From start to finish, you’ll deal directly with us.

Whether you need help dealing with a police investigation, a driving offence, or a business or professional regulation matter, get in touch for a no-strings chat to find out what we can do for you.

Solicitors Birmingham, About

Our People

Based in the heart of Birmingham at the Custard Factory in Digbeth, we’re part of one of the most exciting and influential communities of independent businesses outside London.

You won’t find any stuffy, corporate nonsense here – just a top-notch legal service, delivered by real people who get real results.

Solicitors Birmingham, About

Regan Peggs

Regan is an experienced solicitor and advocate, qualified to represent clients in magistrates’ courts, Crown Courts, tribunals and senior courts. He founded Regan Peggs Solicitors in 2015, after a decade spent at two of the most respected law firms in the Midlands and as a senior legal advisor at Birmingham Magistrates’ Court.

Regan is a former Chair of the Board of Directors at the Birmingham Law Society, and a former chair of its Criminal Law Committee. He has been a lecturer for law students at the Open University and is the only defence solicitor in the UK to be regularly invited to address international military students at the Royal College of Defence Studies.

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Jayne Skeates

Jayne is a dedicated, talented, and professional Solicitor with over 30 years’ experience of working in many jurisdictions within the legal profession. She has senior leadership experience of working at a national level for the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) and Her Majesty’s Courts & Tribunals Service (HMCTS) as ‘Head of Legal and Judicial Services’ working with the Law Commission, Criminal Procedure Rules Committee, Family Procedure Rules Committee, Sentencing Guidelines Council, the Judicial College, the Magistrates’ Association, the National Bench Chairman’s Forum, and the Justices’ Clerks Society. In addition, she has worked with Parliamentary Counsel on the drafting of legislation and has been a Judicial College trained trainer of Magistrates, Judges, and other lawyers.

Jayne has extensive experience of working at Board level with senior stakeholders including MP’s and senior members of the Judiciary, with a proven track record of delivering results and having achieved successive outstanding performance reviews.  She has also worked in private practice, local Government, and private business, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to Regan Peggs Solicitors.

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Gemma Tibbatts

Gemma is a trainee solicitor at the firm and is the first point of contact for most clients.

After graduating with a first class honours degree in Law in 2016, Gemma successfully completed her Legal Practice course and Masters in Law in 2017, both with distinction. She joined the firm as a paralegal from her previous role in the criminal department of one of Birmingham’s largest law firms, and won the title of Paralegal of the Year at the 2019 Birmingham Law Society Legal Awards.

Gemma is a member of the Birmingham Trainee Solicitors Society, the Birmingham Law Society, and the Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Future Faces network.

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Charley Gee

Charley Gee is a paralegal with a first class honours degree in Law with Criminology from Birmingham City University.

Following graduation, Charley joined Regan Peggs Solicitors in 2020 as an administrator. Charley prospered in the role and, having shown passion and skill, achieved a promotion to paralegal in 2021.

Charley is a member of Women in Criminal Law, determined to be a part of a legal landscape in which gender equality is a commitment not just a tick-box. With a keen interest in criminal law, Charley is completing an accreditation to represent clients at police stations.

As first point of contact for clients, Charley is central to the team and is set to go from strength to strength as her enthusiasm to learn promises a budding career.

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Amelia Strike

Amelia is a Paralegal, having completed a law degree with honours at Birmingham City University in 2021.

Whilst at university, Amelia was elected Inclusion and Participation Officer in the BCU Law Society. Understanding the value of diversity and inclusion within law, Amelia is committed to creating and sustaining both throughout her career.

Amelia first joined Regan Peggs as an intern. Impressing the team with her commitment and skill, Amelia was offered the job of paralegal at the firm. Amelia is set to start as trainee solicitor at Regan Peggs in the autumn as she takes on her masters and LPC at BCU.