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The Hammond Trotter Team

Here at Hammond and Trotter Solicitors, we are leaders in Traffic Offence Solicitors, representing clients across the whole of England and Wales. We’re a law frim who specialise in all aspects of Motoring Law and nothing else. We are without a doubt, the countries leading Motoring Lawyers with a record of 87% of trials run by our team were won.


Managing Director
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0161 839 5117

Martin is the managing director of Hammond Trotter Solicitors and also a chairperson at the Society of Motoring Law. Having worked at some of the North West’s leading Law Firms, in 2007 Mr Hammond and Mr Trotter established Driving Defences, later called Hammond Trotter Solicitors. Since then Martin has not looked back, rising to the top of his field defending clients in all aspects of Driving Offences. Martin is proud that Hammond Trotter Solicitors the number one solicitors for Drink and Drug Driving Offences in the country.

Philip Trotter - Managing Partner - Driving Defences

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0161 839 5117

Philip started practicing as a criminal defence solicitor in 1999, with extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of Motoring and criminal law. Philip was a partner at one of Manchester’s leading law firms before Hammond Trotter Solicitors where, in 2007 himself and Martin Hammond established “Driving Defences”, later called Hammond Trotter Solicitors. Dealing with Driving Offences are Phil’s bread and butter, making him one of the country’s leading Motoring Offence Solicitors.


Legal Team

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0161 839 5117

Marc has worked for a number of the leading Motor Offence Solicitors in the country after graduating his law degree in 2015. He has experience in all aspects of road traffic law from minor speeding offences to high profile serious offence charges. Marc has vast amounts of experience in preparing matters for hearings in both Magistrates’ and Crown court. He has a passion for getting the best results for his clients.

Accounts, Administration and Marketing


Lisa Smith

Office Administration and Accounts
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0161 839 5117

Lisa has worked for Hammond Trotter Solicitors for a number of years and is in charge of office administration as well as running the accounts for the business. If you call Hammond Trotter Solicitors it is likely you are going to be greeted by Lisa or Helen.


Helen Chmielewski

Administrative Assistant
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0161 839 5117

Helen has worked at Hammond Trotter Solicitors for a number of years and is the office administrative assistant, dictating most documentation and filing to ensure a smooth operation.

Contact Us

To get in contact with a specific member of the team please use the email addresses provided or give us a call on the specified numbers.

If you are calling from London or the South, please call us on 0207 903 5144.

Should you be calling from Manchester or the North, please call 0161 839 5117.