Actions Against the Police

Actions Against Police

Are you considering suing the police? Or a public authority? We hold a Specialist Legal Aid contract for pursuing Actions Against Police and Public Authorities.

The Civil Liberties Team within our Dispute Resolution department is headed by Craig Court, a Senior Associate in our Dispute Resolution team.

  1. Inquests (including complex Article 2 Inquests);
  2. Death in Custody;
  3. Negligence;
  4. False Imprisonment;
  5. Unlawful Arrest;
  6. Human Rights Claims;
  7. Historic Sex Abuse;
  8. Assault and Battery;
  9. Bullying and Harassment;
  10. Interference with Property;
  11. Malicious Prosecution;
  12. Misfeasance in Public Office.

Our Actions Against Police work covers off a number of areas, do not hesitate to get in touch with the team today if you think you might have a claim.

The Police Action Lawyers Group (PALG) is a national organisation comprised of solicitors, barristers and legal executives who represent complainants against the police throughout England and Wales. Craig Court, Senior Associate Solicitor at Harding Evans LLP is an active member of PALG and he specialises in representing claimants on actions against the police and other public bodies.

We offer a wide range of funding options for Actions Against Police including CFAs, Damages Based Agreements, tailored affordable Fixed Fee structures and are able to offer Legal Aid where the qualification criteria are met..

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Contact Craig Court for more information on how we can help you on 01633 244233 or email info@hevans.com