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Specialist Criminal Defence Solicitors

Morton’s Solicitors are your specialist Solicitors in Serious Crime & Motoring offences, Sexual Offences & Regulatory Crime.

Specialist Motoring Offence Lawyers

Mortons Solicitors team of motoring lawyers can defend our clients accused of any driving/road traffic offence. Our Solicitors can provide representation during all stages of investigation and proceedings.

Defence Solicitors For Sexual Offences

Not only your reputation but also your liberty may be at stake! You should not face prosecution for an offence of this type without legal representation.

Need Representation in Court or in a Police Station? Speak to a member of our expert team – 0161 477 1121.
Lines open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Why Choose Morton’s Solicitors?

Our dedicated team of criminal defence solicitors are on call throughout the day and night, 365 days a year, to provide immediate advice and assistance in emergency situations; including 24-hour FREE legal representation at the Police Station.

Our Crown Court & Serious Crime department has vast experience in dealing with the most serious & high profile cases including murder, domestic violence, conspiracy, serious drugs offences, robberies, sexual offences & serious fraud.

Funding Options

Funding options for your criminal case include Legal Aid for imprisonable offences (depending on your financial circumstances) and fixed-fee options.

Mortons Solicitors are contracted by the Legal Aid Agency (LAA) to provide legally aided representation for criminal offences and we hold the Specialist Quality Mark (SQM).

Call our team or email us today for expert legal advice & representation.

I found myself in a very difficult situation recently which left me in need of a solicitor. Morton’s Solicitors, Simon Morton specifically was recommended to me and with some anxiousness I contacted him.

From the first conversation and throughout the legal process I found Simon and his team to be supportive, thoughtful and professionally brilliant!

He managed my concerns in addition to handling the case with a calm and clear manner, being responsive to questions and guiding me throughout the experience.

I have no reservation in recommending him, particularly if, like me, you have no experience of legal proceedings and need a reassuring yet expert legal representative to see things through- successfully!

Jules G,

AWARD WINNING SOLICITORS IN STOCKPORT, MANCHESTER & ACROSS THE NORTH WEST - CRIMINAL, MOTORING & SEXUAL OFFENCES.

We accept Private and Legal Aid cases across Greater Manchester, Cheshire and across the North West, Private Client instructions Nationwide. Our Solicitors provide specialist legal representation & advocacy at Magistrates’, Youth & Crown Courts.

LeGAL SUPPORT FOR

Motoring Offences

Are you at risk of penalty points or losing your driving licence? Our team can help. We have an abundance of experience & expertise and we get results!

Award Winning Service

We are winners of the ML Awards – “Crime Team of the Year” for 2018.

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AVAILABLE 24/7

Call us any time, day or night and we will have someone on hand to help.

PRIVATE / FUNDED CLIENTS

We offer fixed fee services and support for Legal Aid clients across the North West.

HIGHLY QUALIFIED

Our team of highly qualified solicitors are focused on delivering the right result.

IN OUR WEBSITE….

SEXUAL ASSAULT DEFENCE TEAM

Click to find out more about our discreet, professional service.

COURT REPRESENTATION

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CHARGES

Find out more about our Domestic Violence defence services.

POLICE STATION INTERVIEWS

Invited to attend an interview? Click to find out more.

MEET THE TEAM

Introducing our experienced legal team

REGULATORY SERVICES

Click here to read more about our regulatory services

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GET THE LATEST NEWS FROM OUR BLOG….

Changes to Prisoner Benefits and Incentives

Article looking at changes to prisoner benefits and incentives – with more focus on good behaviour. Is this part of a “snowflake” generation or could it – as studies suggest – help reduce re-offending?

Data Protection And The Rise of Regulatory Specialists

Over the last few years, we have seen many matters that would previously have been prosecuted before the criminal courts, move into the jurisdiction of other bodies.
As a result, the number of Regulatory Specialists is increasing – here’s why…

Denial of Parole – What Are The Options

You have been convicted of a crime you didn’t commit so you never admit your guilt. You are then up for Parole. The parole board give you their decision, but parole is refused, seemingly because you refuse to accept your guilt. What can you do?

Changes to Sentencing of Arson and Criminal Damages Offences

This week, the Sentencing Council published new guidelines covering arson and criminal damage of all kinds, as well as threats to destroy property. Here we look at what the changes mean.

Criminal Compensation Orders For Sexual Abuse Cases

Children who were victims of serious sexual abuse have received paltry criminal compensation orders for £20 for example. How is this possible? We look at how compensation is awarded and what options are available.

Disqualified Director Jailed

Did you know that disqualified directors can be jailed if they continue acting as a director whilst disqualified? This article looks at the Disqualified Directors Act and the implications of acting as a director whilst banned.

Should Michael Gove Be Sent To Prison For Cocaine Use?

Why hasn’t Michael Gove been arrested? A question on many people’s lips since the former Justice Secretary admitted to using cocaine several times earlier in his career.

Women In Prison – Why It’s Time To Review

The specific problems faced by women have been highlighted recently by the Farmer Review for Women. Lord Farmer hopes to improve women’s experience within the criminal justice system with the aim of reducing re-offending.

Prosecuting Sexual Offences – Time for a rethink?

Justice, the renowned human rights organisation, has published a significant report that examines the prosecution of sexual offences, and in some areas calls for a radical overhaul.

Sally Challen Case – Murder Reduced To Manslaughter On Grounds of Coercive Control

Article looking at the case of Sally Challen. In February 2019 the Court of Appeal quashed Sally Challen’s conviction for the murder of her husband and ordered a retrial. Last week the prosecution accepted a plea to the lesser offence of manslaughter and Challen received a sentence that meant she would serve no further time in custody.

2018 Crime Team Of The Year

In early 2018 we were absolutely delighted to have been awarded the Manchester Legal Awards 2018 – “Crime – Team of the Year” award.

Not only is this based on our ability to get fantastic results for our clients, but we also offer an extremely friendly, discreet and client-focused service which has earnt us the plaudits.

What this means for any prospective client is that your case is going to be in some of the safest hands in Criminal Defense for Stockport, Greater Manchester & across the North West.

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20-22 Middle Hillgate, Stockport, Greater Manchester, SK1 3AY

Tel: 0161 477 1121
Fax: 0161 477 0708

Email: admin@mortons-solicitors.co.uk

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