Criminal Department

Criminal prosecutions can be alarming when you are unfamiliar with the legal system and the current law affecting you. Perhaps most distressing when being charged with a criminal offence is the feeling that no one is listening to your side of the story. At Tranters we ensure that your side of the story is heard, whether it be by protesting your innocence or explaining how you made a mistake. We are proud to represent the rights of the individual against the police and other prosecuting authorities.

Tranters specialises in the criminal law that affects you, dealing with offences of all levels from simple shop thefts and motoring offences to serious fraud investigations and murder. We represent people at all stages of criminal proceedings – from the initial consultation at the police station, throughout proceedings at the magistrates’ and crown court and, if necessary, at appeal.

We undertake legal aid (publically funded) and private client work, providing reasonable and competitive private rates that we are happy to discuss.

Our team of first class advocates do everything possible within the law to consistently secure the best outcomes for our clients. We combine determined legal advice and representation with a fundamental ethos of treating our clients with respect and understanding. We also possess police station accredited legal representatives who provide a 24-hour service, protecting your interests at the police station whilst providing support for clients and their families every hour of every day.

For free 24-hour initial advice – Call: 0161 998 9999 or Email:

Civil Litigation Department

Our specialist Civil Litigation Department headed by Peter Hall represent businesses and individuals who have made a genuine insurance claim only to find that the insurance company will not pay out.

Insurance companies frequently refuse claims on the basis that you did not tell them something important when you took out the policy or that you are exaggerating your claim.

We can assist you with these situations and make sure the insurance company make payment for your loss.

Our services include advising and assisting you with your claim against your insurance company including corresponding with them and if necessary commencing court proceedings.

Our specialist lawyers know how to fight and win these cases. They will provide you with clear open and honest advice so that you can make the right decision on how to proceed.

They will explain your funding options so that you can choose which option is best for you.

Call: 0161 998 9999 or Email:

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