Crime | Criminal Defence | Irwin Mitchell

Being arrested, prosecuted or investigated for a criminal offence can have a huge impact on your personal and professional life. You may be concerned about your career, the impact on your family and ultimately your liberty.

If you are under investigation or are being prosecuted, our expert criminal defence lawyers provide a discrete and sensitive service.

Similarly, if you have been arrested or interviewed under caution, you can contact us 24/7 for expert legal assistance.

Our Expertise In Criminal Law

Our expert solicitors have years of experience in defending people accused of crimes including fraud, minor road traffic matters and more serious criminal offences. Whether you have been accused of something minor or something serious, we will work tirelessly to protect your best interests and defend your reputation.

Criminal investigations can affect people from all walks of life. We’ve represented clients from a range of industries, including:

  • Finance
  • Healthcare
  • Construction
  • Sport

Whatever your background and whatever your circumstances, we’ll fight to help you defend yourself against the accusations and charges.

Contact Us As Soon As Possible

We understand that being arrested or charged can be confusing and frightening. Our experts can help to ease your worries and provide the first-class advice that you need at this worrying time.

If you find yourself under investigation or you’re arrested, call us as soon as you can. We’ll give you clear advice and work tirelessly to protect your interests.

For an initial discussion with no obligation, call Sarah Wallace on 020 7421 3876 or Paul Haycock on 0114 274 4275. Alternatively contact us online and we will get back to you.

Crime

  • Arrest & Police Station Advice
    If you have been arrested, are on police bail or have been charged, or you believe that you may be at risk of arrest or are under suspicion of a criminal offence, then contact our expert lawyers as soon as possible for advice.
  • Cash Seizure & Forfeiture
    Having cash seized or confiscated under the Proceeds of Crime Act can be confusing and traumatic for you, your family and your business partners. If you have been affected, contact one of our specialist lawyers as soon as possible.
  • Computer & Internet Crime
    We have in-depth knowledge of cases involving computer-based crime or where computer-based evidence forms part of the case.
  • Confiscation & Asset Seizure
    Our restraint and asset recovery team can help you if you have had cash or assets seized or confiscated as part of a criminal or civil investigation.
  • Criminal Appeals
    If you would like advice on appealing a sentence or conviction, contact our specialist solicitors for expert advice.
  • Extradition & Mutual Assistance
    We can provide first class advice and representation to people who are facing extradition to or from England and Wales.
  • General Criminal Defence
    We have extensive experience of defending a full range of alleged offences, from minor road traffic matters to more serious criminal offences.
  • International Criminal Law
    We can offer expert advice if you are involved in or caught up in an international criminal investigation. Whether you are being charged, investigated or called as a witness, we can help you understand what can be a complex and confusing process.
  • Judicial Review In Criminal Cases
    We can work with our public law team to help you bring a judicial review if investigators, prosecutors or the Court have not acted within the law.

0370 1500 100

Key Contact

Sarah  Wallace