Solicitor: David Bell

Solicitor: David Bell

  • Position: Solicitor
  • Practice Areas: Criminal Defence
  • Experience: 25 Years
  • Location: 45A High Street, Kirkcaldy KY1 1LL
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  • Phone: 01592 646600

Profile David Bell

David has been qualified for over 25 years and has specialised in criminal defence for almost all of that period. He handles a large caseload across a broad spectrum of crimes at sheriff courts throughout Scotland. He specialises in indictment cases and conducts many jury trials annually with a high degree of success. A hard worker who has expert knowledge covering a broad spectrum of criminal cases, he has fought and won many jury trials.

David is very adept at co-ordinating complex and large volume cases. His knowledge of court procedure and experience, built up by appearing on a daily basis throughout Scotland, has resulted in his high standing amongst fellow court practitioners, sheriffs and clients alike.

He was appointed in 2019 by the Scottish Legal Aid Board as a Peer Reviewer to assess criminal defence solicitors performance throughout Scotland in relation to the profession’s Quality Assurance scheme.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Appointed by Scottish Legal Aid Board as a Criminal Legal Aid Peer Reviewer
  • Notary Public
  • Solicitor in the Supreme Courts of Scotland