Prison Law Solicitors - Manchester & UK-Wide

If you or a loved one is in prison, it is important to have access to legal representation to ensure your best interests and rights are being upheld. Prisoners often need legal advisers on their side, no matter what the sentence received.

Representation from an experienced general crime solicitor can ensure you or your loved one's rights are protected during this difficult and stressful time.

As a specialist criminal law firm, our solicitors are dedicated to ensuring those who have been convicted of a crime receive fair treatment in prison. We have successfully represented prisoners since 1998, so you know your welfare is in trusted hands. If you, a family member or friend needs legal representation or advice while in prison, call Draycott Browne today on +44 (0)161 228 2244.

Representation for prisoners

Whilst in prison, legal representation can be very important when following the processes and procedures that are part and parcel of prison life. It is key that you choose to work with a highly skilled legal team who will put your interests first and fight your corner every step of the way. Look no further than Draycott Browne.

Our criminal law solicitors provide representation and advice for the following.

  • Parole hearings
  • Adjudications
  • Appeals
  • Judicial reviews
  • Sentence calculations
  • Prison recalls

We are also able to help with any problems that you may be experiencing whilst in custody. Areas we can assist with include, helping with the complaints process in the event you are not happy with any element of your prison stay, and helping inmates transfer to another prison, often so that they can be nearer to family, friends or loved one

Protecting prisoners' rights

As a leading criminal law practice, our solicitors are experienced in ensuring prisoners' rights are not violated. All prisoners in the UK have the following rights:

  • Protection from bullying and racial harassment
  • The ability to get in contact with a solicitor
  • Healthcare - including support for a mental health condition

If you think your rights - or those of a loved one - are being or have been violated while in prison, our solicitors will seek to resolve the problem as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Claiming for compensation

If you feel you were treated unfairly whilst in prison or suffered as a result of your circumstances, Draycott Browne can provide representation while you make a claim for compensation. Our solicitors can assist in various compensation cases, including:

  • Delayed release
  • Assault from an officer
  • Assault from an inmate
  • Violation of human rights

LEGAL AID

If you are in need of legal services but are worried about the cost, Draycott Browne's prison law solicitors 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. If you have any questions regarding legal aid, get in touch with our team and one of our solicitors will be happy to help you.

24 HOUR AVAILABILITY

Our solicitors are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days of the year so that in the event of an emergency, you will have legal assistance whenever you need it.

CONTACT DRAYCOTT BROWNE TODAY

With Draycott Browne you can be sure that you have a legal team who is truly on your side. We understand the need for understanding and empathy whatever your situation and you will be treated with the utmost respect. We pride ourselves on the commitment and dedication that we show to our clients so that you can be certain that the highest level of work is being done on your behalf. We are a highly skilled and professional team but are also friendly and approachable, and will strive to put you at your ease with our clear and straightforward approach. You deserve a legal team of the highest quality on your side and you can be certain that you have it with Draycott Browne.

Our team of prison law solicitors operate within Manchester and throughout North West England. Draycott Browne has a wealth of experience in providing legal advice and representation for prisoners who want to protect their rights, so you can rest assured you will have highly experienced solicitors on your side if you choose to get in touch.

If you are a prisoner who wants to contact Draycott Browne, you can write to us at 12 Oxford Court, Manchester, M2 3WQ.

If you are contacting us on behalf of a loved one, simply call our team of criminal law solicitors on +44 (0)161 228 2244 and ask to speak to Lucy Johnson.

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