Evans and Co Solicitors Cardiff - We are a Legal Firm who specialises in Criminal Litigation from the investigation stage in the Police Station through to criminal proceedings in the Magistrates, Crown Court and Court of Appeal.
24 hr Police Station Call Out
We are available for police station advice and assistance 24 hrs a day 365 days a year. If you are under arrest or attending the police station as a volunteer it is your right to have a solicitor informed that you are there. Advice can be given over the telephone or in person and it is FREE OF CHARGE.
Historic Abuse Cases
If you are accused of historic abuse it can be an extremely worrying and distressing accusation. Over the years we have successfully defended countless numbers of these cases, some being of high profile. In fact we are proud to be the firm of choice for 'FASO', a voluntary organisation dedicated to supporting anyone falsely accused of abuse.
Whether you have been accused/charged with a simple shoplifting case or murder we provide the same level of professionalism and care to all. You will be represented by a senior solicitor who has many years of experience and knowledge in the field.
White Collar Crime
Cases involving allegations of serious fraud and money laundering are often extremely complicated and involve many pages of prosecution evidence. We however have been defending these type of cases for many years, consequently we have considerable expertise in the area.
We deal with all areas of motoring law; including death by dangerous driving; drink driving; disqualified driving; due care; document offences; speeding and all aspects of disqualification including totting up.
Trading Standards/Benefit Fraud
We defend all trading standard prosecutions as well as benefit fraud. Including trading standard and DSS interviews.
Appeals Against Conviction / Sentence
We deal with all types of Appeals, whether we represented you in the original proceedings or not. In some cases Legal Aid may be available.
Criminal Injuries Compensation
If you have been the victim of a crime and received an injury as a result, you may be entitled to compensation from the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA). If you are made an award you keep 100% of your compensation and our costs are paid by the CICA. There will be no charge if you are unsuccssful in your claim.
If you have outstanding fines and you are in difficulty keeping up with your payments we may be able to apply to the Court for a variation in your payments depending on your circumstances or even have remitted some of those fines if you have spent time in custody since the imposition of those fines.
Proceeds of Crime (POCA)
When somebody is convicted of a crime the prosecution are able to apply to the court for confiscation of any deamed profits resulting from that crime. We have considerable expertise in this area and have sucessfully defended many applications.