Christina Metcalfe

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Admitted as a Solicitor 1996
Duty Solicitor since 1998
University of Oxford  M.A. Oxon (Human Sciences)
University of Wales (Cardiff) – LL.B
Cardiff Law School (Diploma in Legal Practice)


Christina qualified as a Solicitor in 1996 and has always specialised in criminal law. After working on the South Coast for several years, she joined Shelley & Co in 2002 and became a partner later that year. Christina has a large number of longstanding clients who have instructed her for many years. She has also represented a significant number of clients with serious mental health problems – including those detained in secure psychiatric hospitals.

Christina deals with all aspects of criminal law, including:-
Assaults (including homicide)
Burglary and Theft
Child cruelty and Neglect
Counterfeiting and Money Laundering offences
Domestic violence and Restraining Orders
Drug importation, possession, supply and cultivation
Motoring cases (including dangerous/careless driving, alcohol offences, disqualification)
Robbery and serious public order offences
Sexual offences/abuse
White collar & business crime