Bridget O’Hagan

Consultant and Higher Court Advocate

Criminal Defence

Bridget qualified as a solicitor in 1991 , joining the firm in 1994 as a specialist in litigation. She became a full time member of the Criminal Department in 1996, going on to become a partner in 1999. Bridget retired from the partnership in 2017 and now works on a consultancy basis. Bridget has been a Duty Solicitor since 1992 and has built up a strong reputation within the local community, professionals and agencies. She also has Higher Rights of Audience qualification, allowing her to appear in both magistrates and Crown Courts.

Bridget is one of the supervisors of work undertaken by the Criminal team.  Her work is supervised by other senior colleagues in the department.

  • Professional Memberships
  • Hampshire Incorporated Law Society


  • And In Her Spare Time
  • Travelling the world, visiting friends and family and ‘good food’.


  • My clients love what I do
  • "My case was treated very professionally by Bridget with a very good outcome for myself, thank you." April 2021
  • "From our initial phone call to Churchers to the final outcome everyone we met has been completely professional, courteous, kind and always willing to talk to us. You have our complete trust and confidence."
  • "Ms O'Hagan is a tremendous asset to your firm.  She was highly professional, experienced and knowledgeable and able to put clients at ease in a stressful situation"

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