Martin Bloor

Associate Solicitor – Criminal Defence

Date of Admission:  17.04.2001

Supervisor: Stuart Muldoon

Legal Qualifications

LL.B (Hons), Brunel University 1996
Legal Practice Couse 1997
Police Station Accreditation 1999
Duty Solicitor Accreditation 2003
Higher Court Advocacy Qualification  2005

Accreditations / Professional Status

Accredited Police Station-Representative
Solicitor
Duty Solicitor
Higher Court Advocate

Martin Bloor joined Stevens Solicitors in 2015 and works in the Crown Court department.  He has significant experience dealing with Homicide cases (Murder, Manslaughter and Attempted Murder through to public order, dishonesty and sexual offences) – and has represented numerous clients at the police station, Magistrates Court and at the Crown Court.  He also has experience dealing with members of Organised Crime Groups and high level white collar crime such as Fraud.  Martin continues to complete professional development courses relevant to criminal defence.

Areas of Law

Police Station Representation
Magistrates’ Court
Crown Court
Appeals
Motoring
POCA

Professional Experience

20 years Police Station Representation
18 years Magistrates’ Court
4 years Crown Court Litigator
6 years Crown Court Advocate
6 years POCA case work / litigation / advocacy
1 year other legal / professional practice (legal clerk at Crewe and Nantwich Borough Council)

Previoulsy: Director and Head of General Crime at Maidments Solicitors Limited for 8 years