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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.

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SEXUAL ASSAULT DEFENCE TEAM

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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 Be Made To The Parole Board?

Recently, there has been a review of the Parole Board. Here’s it’s findings. The role of the Parole Board is as an independent body to analyse the risk surrounding prisoners serving certain sentences in order to assess whether or not it is safe to release them into the community.

Causing Death By Dangerous Driving- A Change In Sentencing?

In a recent case His Honour Judge Jeremy Richardson QC was challenged with the task of sentencing 3 offenders for the roles they played in causing the death of 4 people, as well as seriously injuring 3 others. The most significant sentence handed out was 11 ½ years to Elliot Bower, who was the main offender.

The Morton’s Guide To Being A Defence Witness

As leading criminal defence solicitors here in the North West, we have put together this helpful guide for being called forward as a defence witness. Here we answer some of the most common questions about the procedures involved.

Refuse Company Fined £1m After Staff Fatality

It was on the 18th of October 2013 that Mr John Head, who was an employee of Veolia ES (UK) Limited, was ran over by a refuse collection vehicle (RCV) when it was reversing. This happened when he was walking across the yard at the Ross Depot Waste Transfer Station in Folkestone. After suffering the fatal injuries MR Head was pronounced dead at the scene.

Changes Made To Strengthen The Voyeurism & “Upskirting” Laws

On 15th January, the Parliament passed a strengthening of the laws covering Voyeurism to include “upskirting” offences. Here we look at what’s changed and what the implications are.

Failing to Provide Driver Details – News article by Simon Morton

This article looks at the finer details regarding failure to provide driver details offences. We also explore some recent cases and common defense strategies.

The Concerns Surrounding Community Protection Notices

CThe Concerns Surrounding Community Protection Notices A lot of attention is currently being given within the legal community to Community Protection Notices (CPNs), with critics raising many concerns about the way in which they are presently being used. In a recent...

Have You Been Wrongly Convicted of Drug or Drink Driving?

CHALLENGING CONVICTIONS IN LIGHT OF THE RANDOX TESTING INVESTIGATIONS. Many convictions are being overturned as the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) contact people following the RANDOX TESTING SERVICES forensic investigation. As you can imagine, we are getting lots of...

End of the Road For Short Prison Sentences?

It may have slipped under the Brexit-filled radar but the “other” big news story recently was the surprising news that the Prisons Minister is considering whether to abolish the power to impose short prison sentences, those of 6 months or less….

Manchester Law Awards 2019 – Crime Team Of The Year Finalists

Can We Retain Our Title?We are absolutely delighted to announce that our hard-working Crime Team are in the nominees for the prestigious "Cream Team of the Year" award at the upcoming MAnchester Law Awards 2019. There is some stiff competition amongst the fellow...

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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