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If you are accused of a crime and cannot afford legal advice and representation, you may be entitled to apply for legal aid. Draycott Browne has a wealth of experience in advising and representing clients on a wide variety of cases funded by legal aid.

If you need expert advice or representation from solicitors through legal aid, call Draycott Browne today on 0161 228 2244.

What is legal aid?

Legal aid will help you meet the costs of legal advice and representation. To receive legal aid, you must first prove that you cannot afford the costs of legal help, then send an application to the Legal Aid Agency.

You can apply for legal aid for a variety of offences, including:

How to apply

Applying for legal aid can be a complicated process, which is why our solicitors will apply for legal aid on your behalf. To do this, we need proof of the following:

  • The benefits you receive, if appropriate
  • Your incomings and outgoings
  • Your savings
  • Your national insurance number

Our legal aid funded services

If you are successful in your application for legal aid, Draycott Browne will provide you with the following services:

  • Advice on what to say, your rights and your options
  • Negotiation on your behalf
  • Dealing with paperwork on your behalf
  • Preparation of your case for trial
  • Representation in court

Contact us today

Facing prosecution is stressful enough without the added difficulty of applying for legal aid. At Draycott Browne, we work hard to ensure you are not subject to further stress, and that’s why we will take care of your legal aid application for you.

If you are in need of legal aid and want to work with experienced, professional legal advisors, call Draycott Browne
today on 
0161 228 2244.