Criminal Lawyers In North London

Evans Bissett Solicitors is now Aitken Harter Solicitors.

As of April 2016 we have joined forces with Aitken Harter Solicitors to combine our exceptional expertise in all areas of criminal defence, including complex fraud. We are now based on Caledonian Road though reputation in the business sector means we are instructed by clients throughout England and Wales.

If you are facing criminal charges, get in touch with Aitken Harter. We operate a 24-hour police station advice service under the Legal Aid Advice Scheme, and where Legal Aid is unavailable, we offer reasonable private rates.

About Aitken Harter solicitors

The impact of any criminal conviction on personal lives and careers can be devastating. We believe strongly in equal justice for everybody. We understand the potential consequences for our clients are great, so we do not employ unqualified or inexperienced staff. Instead, all of our cases are handled by a team of highly dedicated solicitors.

We deal with every type of criminal charge — from fraud and theft to the most serious cases of rape and murder.

Areas of legal practice

Evans Bissett Solicitors is now Aitken Harter Solicitors. we have moved our ffices from Kentish Town to Caledonian Road in north London. We represent clients across Greater London, including Highbury, Islington, Kentish Town, Holloway, Finsbury Park, the City of Westminster, Hammersmith and Brent. We also act for people facing criminal charges in courts throughout the South East, including Essex, Kent and Hertfordshire. Our business clients are based throughout the UK as we offer exceptional legal services in this field.

  • assistance on arrest

    We give advice, assistance and support in the event of arrest. Contact us

  • Youth courts

    We represent young people aged 10 to 17 who have been arrested or find themselves in police custody.

  • Crown courts

    We represent and advise clients involved in cases tried in the Crown Courts. If Legal Aid is available we will do what we can to secure financial help.

  • Insurance fraud

    Aitken Harter excels at complex financial cases involving insurance and internet fraud.

  • Financial and City Crime

    Aitken Harter specialise in technical cases where analysis of huge quantities of data is essential such as Insider dealing and money laundering.

  • Frozen assets

    Allegations of fraud can seriously harm businesses and reputations. When assets are frozen we seek to have them varied or discharged if appropriate.

Experienced team

We specialise in representing individuals and companies. We are included in the Serious Fraud Panel, enabling us to provide advice in the most significant cases of financial and other fraud throughout England and Wales.

Aiten Harter Solicitors

To speak to our solicitors call 020 7607 5768

Aitken Harter Solicitors
Criminal solicitors

In April 2016 we became part of Aitken Harter Solicitors. We have moved from our premises in Kentish Town to Caledonian Road.

New location
Caledonian Road

Aitken Harter Solicitors, 398 Caledonian Road, London N1 1DN Phone: 020 7607 5768

Frequently asked questions

Below are a some questions we are often asked. If you have been arrested or are likely to be arrested and you would like advice and representation:
Contact us on 020 7607 5768 during office hours.
For urgent advice outside of office hours,
call our emergency number

07976 324799

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Q: At which point in proceedings should I contact a solicitor?

A: As soon as you have been arrested you will be given the opportunity to call a solicitor. Ask the police to contact us Aitken Harter if you do not have our number 07970 240011

Q: Is Legal Aid still available?

A:Legal Aid is still available for criminal proceedings though the provision of funding is set to change .

Q: How long can I be detained at a police station?

A: Without a formal charge, the maximum is 24 hours or if the charge is serious then 36 to 94 hours.

Q: Will I be eligible for bail?

A: It depends on the whether the offence makes you a danger to the public.

Q:My employer suspects I have been involved in fraudulent activity ?

A:You should contact a solicitor as soon as possible. Call us on 020 7607 5768 for more information.

Q:Do you represent people outside of North London?

A:Yes we do. Particularly in corporate cases as we have a highly regarded corporate finance team.

 

Why use Aitken Harter Solicitors?

  • Aitken Harter has been representing residents and businesses in North London and England for over 22 years and we understand the complex requirements of Criminal and corporate law.

    Phillipa Evans Criminal Solicitor

  • We have exceptional analytical skills when it comes to complex corporate financial crime. We have many referrals from previous clients and other legal firms because of our reputation.

    Claire Bissett Criminal Solicitor

  • All of our work, from police station interviews to trial, is focused on ensuring that your case is prepared and shaped in the most effective way possible.

    Phillippa Evans Criminal Solicitor

  • We are highly experienced lawyers who concentrate only on representing criminal defendants and strive to get the very best possible outcome for our clients.

    Louise Bullivant Solicitor

Contact Aitken Harter Solicitors

Address

398,
Caledonian Road,
London N1 1DN,

Phone

During office hours
020 7607 5768

Emergency

For urgent advice outside of office hours,
call our emergency number
07976 324799

E-mail

Email us: info@aitkenharter.co.uk

DX 132196 Lower Holloway


Aitken Harter Solicitors is based on Caledonian Road, Islington in north London. We represent clients across Greater London, including Highbury, Islington, Kentish Town, Holloway, Finsbury Park, the City of Westminster, Hammersmith and Brent. We also act for people facing criminal charges in courts throughout the South East, including Essex, Kent and Hertfordshire. Our business clients are based across England and Wales.

We believe in equal justice for all. We represent legally aided individuals and offer competitive rates to privately paying clients and act for clients throughout England and Wales. If you have been charged or are under investigation, contact London based Aitken Harter Solicitors.

Aitken Harter Solicitors is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) SRA number: 598201