Offences Against The Person

In criminal law, “offences against the person” define a group of crimes against other people. These are usually viewed as very 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.

Trail By Jury

Most of these offences are serious. Consequently 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. Solicitors  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. Stop don’t speak with the police first. 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. Furthermore  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. Ashmans using our team comprised of barristers, defence solicitors and case handlers we will investigate the case against you fully. We gather evidence and statements that can be used when we prepared your defence. Of course according to your instructions.

Legal Aid

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. This is depending on your case. Talk to us today to find out more about our services.

Accused of assault? Ashmans Solicitors provide legal defence for cases involving offences against the person in London

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  • Our criminal law team are highly skilled and experienced, ensuring that you have the best defence possible in your case.
  • We explore all possible options, whilst preparing for your defence case.
  • We will attend the police station to offer you independent legal advice free of charge, as you will need to be clear about where you stand from the outset.
  • Whether you are facing a general criminal case, or facing more serious charges, we’ll place our reputable team of criminal defence solicitors behind you.
  • We have access to some of the best criminal barristers and advocates (an advocate can speak on your behalf in court) which means you will have an outstanding team available to represent you.
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The Defendant was charged with conspiracy to defraud Barclays Private Client International Bank by obtaining mortgage loans to which the Crown allege they were not entitled to.

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