legal aid

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 +44 (0)161 228 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, one of the UK’s most highly regarded Criminal Law Firms, 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.

Noted for consistently delivering positive results on behalf of our clients, Draycott Browne's team of Criminal Defence Lawyers is highly regarded across the country by the legal profession.

With clients across the country, we have acted on behalf of clients in London, throughout the Midlands and across the North West of England, including clients from Liverpool, Manchester, and Birmingham. By choosing us to represent you at such an important time, you can be assured that you will be working with a team of highly skilled, highly knowledgeable and tenacious Legal Aid Solicitors who possess a thorough and comprehensive knowledge of the law.

Available 7 days a week, Draycott Browne’s legal team can be contacted for professional legal advice or representation, just call the number at the top of the page or complete our online enquiry form.

If you are in need of legal aid and want to work with experienced, professional legal advisors, call Draycott Browne
today on
+44 (0)161 228 2244.

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