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Criminal and Regulatory Law Experts in Birmingham

At Regan Peggs Solicitors in Birmingham, we offer reliable, robust advice and advocacy across a wide range of practice areas. From motoring to criminal defence to mediation to professional and business regulatory law, we are ready to help you and make sure you get the best advice possible in any situation.

Whatever circumstances you are in, we can talk you through your options. Unlike most 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-attached chat to find out what we can do for you.

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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.

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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 member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and has experience of mediating commercial, family and local political disputes, and of representing his own clients in those sessions.

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 solicitor at the firm and is already an experienced lawyer. 

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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Charlotte Jerram

Charlotte is a mediator and paralegal at the firm and is on her way to becoming an experienced advocate.

After graduating from her law degree at the University of East Anglia in 2017, Charlotte went on to complete a Master of Science in Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Oxford. In September 2021 she will be returning to her part-time studies on the Bar Training Course.

Charlotte has joined the firm as a mediator and paralegal having come to us from West Midlands Police where she worked as a Police Led Prosecutor.  Prior to that she worked as a Case Manager at a medicolegal firm in Oxfordshire and as a Contact Management Officer for Thames Valley Police.

She is a member of the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple, the Association of Women Barristers, Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Civil Mediation Council and a panel member ADR ODR International.

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Charley Gee

Charley Gee is a trainee solicitor 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 promotion to paralegal and then trainee solicitor 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 a 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 trainee solicitor, 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 and was then promoted to trainee solicitor.

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Jordan Johnson

Jordan is a Paralegal, having completed a law degree with honours at University of Leicester in 2017, and a Legal Practice Course qualification in 2021.

Whilst completing his Legal Practice Course, Jordan undertook a U.S internship with the Criminal Justice Task Force at Northeastern University, acting as a research assistant. During this time he was involved in numerous projects concerning criminal justice reform in Massachusetts and across the United States as a whole.

Jordan also brings with him experience working with business leaders in numerous sectors from his previous experience in the recruitment industry, with proven ability to understand a corporation’s needs and provide suitable solutions in regard to employment strategy.

Jordan first joined Regan Peggs as an intern, with his drive and determination leading to the offer of a permanent Paralegal position.

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Megan Goodwin

Megan is the firm’s administrator. A University of Liverpool graduate, Megan has recently passed the Bar Practice Course (BPC) with a Very Competent and secured a Distinction in Master of Laws (LLM).

As administrator Megan is vital to the firm’s efficient running; contacting courts, handling important documents and communicating with clients are just some of Megan’s key responsibilities.

Megan is always on hand to help, keen to garner experience and learn as much as possible about the legal world.

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Olivia Thomas

Olivia is an administrator at the firm. Having completed a Law Degree with Honours at Birmingham City University, Olivia is currently undertaking a course in LLM Legal Practice and has her sights set on becoming a Solicitor Advocate in the future.

Olivia has always been fascinated by the Law, in particular Criminal Law. Whilst volunteering at Birmingham Civil and Family Justice Centre for the Support Through Court charity, Olivia gained experience in Family Law, court appearances and providing emotional support to clients.

Motivated by her passion for the community, Olivia joined a volunteering group for 5 years, which involved performing to residents in nursing homes, hospitals and churches.

When she’s not working, studying or volunteering, Olivia can often be found on the football pitch.