If you are suspected of committing benefit fraud, you need expert advice at the earliest opportunity. We are very experienced Criminal Solicitors in Middlesbrough who offer straightforward, honest advice and are consistently highly recommended by our existing and past clients.
Benefit fraud is different to overpayment of benefits, as it is a criminal offence in which you are believed to have acted dishonestly. We attend Benefits Office interviews throughout Middlesbrough and surrounding areas, with clients and fraud investigators to ensure that our clients' defence is put forward from the outset.
The possible aggravating or mitigating factors of a benefits fraud case would be;-
We offer free initial consultations, without obligation regarding benefit fraud. Subject to financial eligibility, Legal Aid is available in respect of any court proceedings. We offer fixed prices for attending benefits interviews with you and for attending court to represent you, if you do not qualify for legal aid.
Call us on 01642 293427 and our Crime Team in Middlesbrough will assist you.