Liz qualified in 1992 and immediately specialised in Criminal and Mental Health law. She joined Needham Poulier in 2001 and has been an integral part of our team ever since; much admired by her colleagues, the magistrates she appears before and, most importantly, those she represents.

Liz is an extremely able and confident advocate, representing clients appearing at court for all manner of criminal allegations. She has an extremely loyal following from those who appreciate her patience, good humour, professionalism and ability to explain the inexplicable!

Liz is also very comfortable conducting the full range of more serious cases in the Crown Court, and has dealt with a number of extremely serious and high profile cases there. She receives a large number of personal referrals, including from other lawyers and the judiciary, and has a gained a reputation for robustly representing professionals charged with the most serious of offences.

Testimonials for Liz Sargeant

  • "An excellent service. Very polite and helpful....very grateful to her and the team @ Needham."

  • The best solicitor ever...can't thank you enough. To all that work there you're all stars thanks again."

  • "Brilliant service as always. Thank you so much."