Our People

Glenn Cook

Glenn Cook, Solicitor and Higher Rights Advocate

Glenn.Cook@waldrons.co.uk     01384 267 134

Motoring Offences  |  Criminal Defence  |  Trading Standards Investigations  |  Health & Safety Prosecutions  |  Food Safety & Environmental Prosecutions

My Role

 

You will often find Glenn climbing / hiking / struggling up a mountain on a weekend.  He enjoys the outdoors and enjoys his sports.  He supports Scunthorpe United FC.  Please don’t judge him, he was born there!  When not out hiking Glenn enjoys playing cricket or at least attempting to.  Glenn listens to music, podcasts and enjoys reading too, normally crime thrillers.

 

Qualifications & professional development

 

Glenn qualified as a solicitor in November 2007.  Glenn is accredited as a police station representative and also as Magistrates Court duty solicitor.  In June 2017 Glenn qualified as a Higher Court advocate and therefore represents defendants in the Crown Court.  Joining Waldrons Solicitors in October 2016 Glenn uses his experience to represent defendant’s across all criminal courts including Magistrates, Crown Court, County Courts.  Ranging from minor offences to very serious offences of violence, drug offences and conspiracy offences there isn’t anything that Glenn has not done.  Defending private prosecutions including RSPCA prosecutions and Council led prosecutions is also something that Glenn has experience a wealth of experience in

 

Career 

 

Glenn studied law at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne achieving a 2:1 with honours degree.  Following on Glenn initially specialised in Mental Health law attaining an accreditation to the Mental Health Review Tribunal panel enabling him to represent clients detained under the Mental Health Act at various psychiatric hospitals around the UK.  Now Glenn is able to utilise that experience and knowledge to represent vulnerable defendants facing criminal proceedings.  Thereafter focusing on representing defendants within criminal proceedings Glenn achieved police station representative and court duty accreditations and in June 2017 successfully qualified as a Higher Court advocate

 

Back to people

Contact us

Dudley, Kingswinford & Merry Hill: 01384 811 811 | Worcester: 01905 900 900 | Walsall: 01922 311 100 | Cheltenham: 01242 375 100

Contact Us

What Our Clients Say About Us...

I just wanted to say how impressed I was with my solicitor. She was so calm and utterly professional when I was getting stressed and was always there with a response when I needed reassurance

Juliet Betterton, Managing Director, Better PR