Criminal Defence Lawyers for Burglary and Theft Offences
Our specialist Burglary and Theft Solicitors are available 24/7 to assist anyone accused of committing burglary of theft.
Burglary and theft are serious crimes which can carry heavy penalties, and going through the process of being accused of these is naturally extremely stressful. Our specialist team of solicitors are available to provide specialist legal representation from the very start, ensuring you are in possession of all facts throughout the process and your case is handled fairly.
If you or someone you know has been accused of burglary or theft, contact our specialist team today by calling us on +44 (0)161 228 2244. Alternatively, you can request a callback by filling out our contact form.
How we can help
After being arrested for burglary or theft it is natural to be concerned about any potential ramifications on your future, family and loved ones. A conviction could lead to serious criminal charges up to and including prison time, having a legal expert with your best interests at heart acting quickly is vital.
To ensure we are able to act a quickly as possible, our Burglary and Theft Solicitors are available 24/7/365, meaning we can be there from the moment of your arrest and initial police interview through to the end of proceedings. We communicate with the police on your behalf throughout the process and ensure you’re always kept up-to-date on proceedings.
In short: we work diligently to remove stress and minimise the potential ramifications, allowing you to get on with your life as best as possible.
What are the penalties?
If convicted or burglary of a domestic dwelling, you can be punished by up to 14 years’ imprisonment. Burglary of a commercial building is punishable by up to 10 years’ imprisonment.
The length of your sentence and overall punishment will be based upon the severity of your offence, although a third burglary conviction carries a minimum prison sentence of three years.
Theft carries similar penalties, with the maximum sentence upon being found guilty of theft being 14 years’ imprisonment.
24 hour availability
Our legal advisors are on-hand 24 hours a day, seven days a week; ensuring we’re always available when you need us most.
If you or someone you know has been accused of burglary or theft, speak to one of our specialist Burglary and Theft Solicitors today. Call us on +44 (0)161 228 2244 or request a callback by filling in our contact form.
The legal team at Draycott Browne has a formidable reputation across the industry and will do everything possible to help you, whatever your situation. We will provide you with a clear understanding of your situation and its implications and take pride in our supportive approach. We realise that this can be a stressful and distressing time for many of our clients and you will be treated with understanding, empathy and respect throughout.
By entrusting your case to Draycott Brown, one of the UK's leading criminal defence law firms, you can be assured that you will be working with a team of skilled legal experts who have a thorough and comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of criminal law.
Our team of experienced criminal defence solicitors offer their services within Manchester and throughout North West England. If you are due to attend the magistrates’ court and want quality legal representation to help you through the difficult time ahead, call our expert criminal law solicitors today on +44 (0)161 266 7080 or complete our contact form.