John graduated in Law from Queen’s University, Belfast in 1988 and was admitted to the roll of solicitors in Northern Ireland in 1992.

He has been a partner in the firm since 2000, graduated as a Solicitor Advocate in 2004 and qualified as a Family Mediator in 2019.

John has over 30 years’ experience in many aspects of Law.

Areas of expertise:

  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury Claims
  • Probate
  • Family Law
  • Employment Law
  • Sports Law

John has extensive experience in Personal Injury Litigation involving road traffic accidents, catastrophic injury claims, accidents at work and medical negligence claims.

John regularly represents clients at police stations, Magistrates’ Court and Crown Court.

He has dealt extensively with cases involving murder, manslaughter, rape, theft and the supply of drugs.

Outside of work, John enjoys running, cycling and coaching football. He is the Chairman of Maiden City Soccer Academy.

You can contact John Crilly on 02871308664 or email