We know that being arrested or under investigation on suspicion of a criminal offence is a frightening experience for most people.
Some of our most important work is carried out at the investigations stage, with the intention to avoid prosecution if at all possible.
At this time of crisis, you’ll want to know that you are being represented by lawyers who are recognised as leaders in criminal defence, with an in-depth working knowledge of the criminal justice system and the confidence and expertise to protect and preserve your interests effectively, present a robust case on your behalf and ensure that you navigate this stressful process as smoothly as possible.
Our experienced criminal defence team includes many lawyers who are qualified duty solicitors who have day to day experience of attending clients immediately after arrest and providing critical advice and reassurance at this difficult time. From attending you at the police station and, if necessary, through to charging and subsequent trial, we will stand by you, at each and every step of the legal process.
At a time of crisis, we can respond immediately to provide advice and representation in the police station and at court and we are contactable 24hours a day, 365 days a year.
An efficient criminal defence team committed to legal aid instructions
Chambers UK (2014)