General Crime Defence Solicitors

Draycott Browne will provide you with advice and legal representation from the start of a criminal conviction to the very end. Our team of solicitors has provided its services since 1998, and we have established ourselves as leading experts in criminal law.

Our solicitors’ main focus is to ensure your rights are protected, and that you receive the highest quality representation during this difficult time. We understand just how serious the consequences of a conviction can be, which is why we work tirelessly to help you throughout your case. We understand that anyone seeking our help may be feeling anxious and overwhelmed but you are not alone. We can help you navigate the legal process, will provide you with excellent representation and fully support you throughout. You will be treated with the utmost empathy, understanding and respect so no matter what your situation, we are here to help.

To receive first class advice and representation from our expert Criminal Defence Solicitors, call Draycott Browne today on +44 (0)161 228 2244 complete our contact form.


How we can help

Draycott Browne is on hand to assist you in any crime related legal proceedings, including:

We will accompany you to interviews, advise you on what to say as well as your right to remain silent. We are also there to ensure your case is being dealt with by the police efficiently and fairly.

We will ensure that you are properly guided through the court process, make sure you fully understand your situation and the implications of it and enable you to make an informed decision on your plea.

If you have been convicted of a crime and are serving a custodial sentence, we are here to ensure you receive fair treatment in prison. If you feel you were treated unfairly we are also able to represent you while you make a claim for compensation. Draycott Browne also advise on parole hearings, appeals, judicial reviews etc.

Our dedicated solicitors work tirelessly on clients’ cases to ensure that they receive the best possible outcome for their circumstances. We are here for our clients from the moment of arrest, and are available to assist anyone at the police station 24 hours a day, seven days a week. From there, our experienced solicitors will assist you in the following ways:


Get help paying for our services

If you are in need of legal services but are worried about the cost, Draycott Browne will assist you in applying for legal aid. Legal aid is public funding to help you pay for the professional advice and representation you require. If your application for legal aid is successful, you will no longer need to worry about the financial repercussions of your case (though, if you are employed and your case proceeds to the Crown Court, you may be ordered to make a contribution towards the cost of your representation). If you have any questions regarding legal aid, get in touch with our team.


Draycott Browne's team of Criminal Defence Lawyers in Manchester is highly regarded across the legal profession and has a proven track record across a multitude of challenging cases. We pride ourselves on our determination and dedication to achieve the right result.

By instructing Draycott Browne, one of the nation's leading Criminal Defence Law Firms, to work on your behalf you will be gaining access to an exceptional team of highly skilled and experienced Criminal Solicitors, who will draw on their wealth of expertise to build a strong and robust defence strategy for you, tailored to the specific requirements of your case.

Our team of experienced solicitors offer their services throughout the UK. We regularly provide specialist criminal defence representation to clients in Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham and London. We provide expert legal advice and representation to anyone. Whether you are in the police station, Magistrates’ Court or in prison, our trusted solicitors are here for you.

With your freedom at stake, you cannot afford to settle for anything less than Draycott Browne and the quality legal expertise that the team provides.

If you or a loved one have been accused of a crime, call Draycott Browne today on +44 (0)161 228 2244 or complete our contact form.

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