Violent Crimes

If you are suspected of assault and battery, actual bodily harm (ABH), grievous bodily harm (GBH), manslaughter, murder, armed robbery, weapons Charges and (or) arson; they are considered violent offences, secure your rights with an experienced criminal defence solicitor. Achom & Partners solicitors will not only look for ways to minimize potential sentences but will also focus on developing an effective defence strategy.   Violent Offences may have severe penalties, including life in prison. They may also include a Public Protection Sentence which was introduced on 4th April 2005 by section 225 of the Criminal Justice Act 2003, commonly referred to as an IPP, where you are not given a definitive release date from prison, probation and other penalties relating to criminal offences.  Achom & Partners solicitors understand that being charged with a Violent Offence will be an extremely difficult time for all involved. It is a time however, when skilled legal representation is of crucial importance.  When you have been charged with a criminal offence, we have the criminal defence experience to be able to create effective defence strategies with you.