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Criminal Law

Most people come into contact with the police at some point during their lives and if that happens you need fast and effective representation.

Help at the Police Station
We offer a 24 hour call out service for anyone who has to attend a police station.
The Custody Sergeant holds the telephone numbers of all of our Criminal Team and if you are arrested ask the Custody Sergeant to contact us immediately on arrival at the police station so that we may assist you. Getting legal advice at the earliest stage can be very important, so please feel free to contact us. You will receive free advice whilst at the police station whatever your income.

Prison Law
If you are currently a serving prisoner or on remand we can advise and assist you with all aspects of prison law and your rights whilst in custody, including parole reviews and hearings, recall proceedings, prison disciplinary, recategorisation and licence conditions.

Representation at Court
We can represent you at the Magistrates Court, Youth Court and Crown Court.

Why choose Watkins & Gunn?
The Criminal Team at Watkins & Gunn have considerable expertise in all areas of Criminal Law and are committed to providing a high level of service.

What will it cost you?
We offer a free initial consultation which we can advise you of the best method of funding your case. We hold a contract with the Legal Services Commission in our 2 offices to provide Public Funding (Legal Aid). However if you are not eligible for this
and privately fund your case we have a competitive fee structure and flexible payment options. The Criminal Legal system can affect everyone. We can help if it affects you.

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