Offences Against The Person
In criminal law, “offences against the person” define a group of crimes against other people and these are usually viewed as serious offences.
If you are being questioned about or facing charges of any offence against the person, including being accused of assault, it is vital that you receive proper representation as early as possible.
Most of these offences are serious, with trial by jury and if convicted, lengthy prison sentences may be imposed. If you have been arrested for assault, it is crucial that you have competent and experienced legal representatives who are able to offer you expert advice.
These are some of the offences against a person:
If you are in a police station being accused of assault and questioned for any of these offences, it is important that you have proper representation. You are also allowed to use a solicitor of your choice free of charge in these circumstances, regardless of your financial situation. If you need help, please call on 0333 009 6275.
Why Choose Ashmans?
As one of the leading Criminal Defence law firms in the country, we are ready to put all our experience to use on your case. If you have been accused of assault, using our team comprised of barristers, defence solicitors and case handlers we will investigate the case against you fully, gathering evidence and statements that can be used when we prepared your defence, according to your instructions.
There may be concerns for you about how you will fund the costs of our representation, however you should not underestimate the value of having an experienced team behind you. Legal aid is now means tested and we can process this if you qualify.
If not though, there are other options available for you. We offer competitive hourly rates and fixed fees or capped fees could be an option, depending on your case. Talk to us today to find out more about our services.