Cyber Crime

 Mortons Solicitors team have dealt with high profile and complex cyber crime offences including those under the Computer Misuse Act and Communications Act.

Examples include;Cyber Crime

- Computer & Phone "Hacking"
- DDOS (Distributed Denial of Service Attacks)
- Tor and the deep "dark" web inc sale/purchase of drugs/guns
- P2P File-sharing and copyright infringement
- Viruses/Spyware/Malware
- Cryptocurrency fraud & Illegal Money Lending
- Social media & cyber bullying/stalking/harassment

iStock 71677859 resizedMortons have successfully defended clients at investigations at police stations and proceedings before magistrates and Crown Courts throughout England & Wales.  Our specialist team not only understand the terminology, but also have an understanding of the technology and principles behind it.

Many of these allegations have an international flavour as offences may be committed within England & Wales, but affect servers, computers and users in other jurisdictions.

It is important in these offences to seek legal advice at the earliest opportunity.  Whether it be for a police interview under caution or proceedings in the Crown Court, contact our experienced solicitors on 0161 477 1121.

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