Rodney King & Partners Solicitors represent clients both on a Legal Aid basis and also for privately funded work, where Legal Aid is not available.
When a person is arrested they are always entitled to free legal advice at the police station. This free legal advice is available to everyone, regardless of financial circumstances.
Rodney King & Partners Solicitors are available 24 hours a day on 0117 929 3377. Please make a note of this number.
You have the right to a fair trial and you should always seek legal advice if you have been charged with a criminal offence.
Legal Aid for representation at Court is based on a two-stage assessment. Rodney King and Partners will assess your circumstances and tell you whether you are entitled to Legal Aid for representation at Court.
You may be able to obtain Legal Aid to pay the solicitors’ and/or barrister’s costs if:
To find out if you can obtain Legal Aid to pay for this, you will need to give your solicitor:
For some cases you may not qualify for Legal Aid funding. In these circumstances Rodney King & Partners Solicitors can advise as to the likely cost of representation at Court.
It is important that you have effective representation during a Court case.
We will always keep you updated as to how much a case will cost as it progresses.
Please contact us for more information.