Under Arrest

Under Arrest

If you have been arrested and taken to the police station for questioning, you are entitled to be represented by a solicitor. Regardless of the time of day or night, our lawyers can visit the police station and assist you while under investigation. We will be contacted as soon as you have been taken into custody and then when we get the call that the police are ready to interview you, we will aim to be at the police station within 20 minutes.

Our expertise enables us to provide you with advice and assistance before, during and after you have been questioned in relation to all types of criminal offences. We will seek to represent your best interests throughout your time while under arrest.

If you are under arrest, you will be suspected of committing a criminal offence. Anything that you say in a police interview can be used as evidence against you if you are later charged.

Our solicitors understand it can be a daunting time if you have been taken into custody. We will seek to provide you with advice that is specific to your case and advise you on how best to answer questions to provide you with the best defence. This can include answering ‘no comment’ to all questions, submitting a prepared statement or answering all of the questions.

Do not hesitate to contact us so that we can assist and represent you while you are under arrest.

Why use a solicitor?

  • A solicitor will ensure that you are aware of your legal rights
  • They will be the only individual on your side when under arrest.
  • They will advise you on your best course of action while being questioned.

Why Watson Woodhouse?

  • Our specialist solicitors have a vast amount of experience in representing clients when under arrest.
  • We will advise you on the best approach for you to take when answering questions to best strengthen your defence
  • We will ensure your best interests are our main priority.

We are here to help

Call us for a free and confidential consultation with a specialist solicitor today on 01642 247656 or on our 24/7 Emergency Helpline 01642 917175

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01642 247656 info@watsonwoodhouse.co.uk 24 Hour Arrest Helpline 01642 917175

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102-108 Borough Road
Middlesbrough
Teesside
TS1 2HJ
United Kingdom

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Here are our team members ready to help you

Bethean McCall Solicitor Advocate
Chris Tame Solicitor
Joanne Grainger Police Station Representitive
Kelleigh Jane Lodge Solicitor Advocate
Lydia-Rose Garbutt Solicitor and Police Station Representative
Michele Turner Solicitor Advocate
Neil Douglas Head of Magistrates Court and Police Station departments, Director
Nick Woodhouse Solicitor
Rachel Haley Graduate Legal Executive and Police Station Representative
Sean Grainger Director and head of Crown Court department
Stephen Andrews Senior Solicitor
Victoria Molloy Senior Solicitor

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