Louise Stead is a Criminal Defence Solicitor based in Leeds.
Louise Stead is a specialist criminal defence Solicitor with over 15 years’ experience in the legal profession. Louise joined Switalskis in 2006, and throughout her time at the firm has built up a wealth of experience representing clients in the Police Station and Magistrates Court for the full spectrum of criminal matters, from motoring offences to murder.
We asked Louise:
Q: What does your job involve?
A: Providing representation and legal support to clients, from arrest through to trial, helping them through the justice system.
Q: Why did you choose to specialise in this area?
A: I chose this area of law because of its varied nature. No two days are the same and you are not office bound – making each day a difference experience.
Q: Do you have any hobbies?
A: Looking after three children can take up most of my time but as a family we enjoy watching rugby league.