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Accusations regarding the commission of a firearms offence are extremely serious and can result in severe custodial sentences. Therefore, it is vital that any individual who is being investigated or has been charged with a firearm offence seeks specialist legal advice and representation in this niche area of law.
Our team of specialist criminal defence solicitors and accredited police station representatives have a wide-range of experience in assisting individuals who facing firearm offence allegations, providing clear pragmatic advice; along with robust defence and expert legal representation at court.
We have a track record of successfully defending cases which involve challenging whether the alleged “firearm” meets the legal definition (obtaining expert reports where appropriate) and in relation to a variety of issues such as whether items were in a client’s possession or advancing exceptional circumstances such that a mandatory minimum sentence need not be imposed.
If it is alleged that you have committed such an offence, please do not hesitate to contact our specialists today without delay on 01616 966 229.