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Carter Osborne Limited

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Carter Osborne Limited

Carter Osborne Limited


We are the largest criminal practice in Northamptonshire having secured a further government contract in April 2017 and have been an important presence in this county since the 1960’s. We have an extremely experienced team. There are 12 duty solicitors and 7 higher court advocates. We are committed to providing a high level of service to each and every client. The firm has a very high level of repeat clients which is testimony to this and we are CLAS and SQM accredited. We deal with legal aid and private clients on an equal footing.

If you are eligible for Government funding we assist with that and if not have private fee structures to help manage payments. We work on fixed fees, not hourly rates so you know what your bill is going to be and what you are getting for it. We deal with all cases from criminal damage and motoring matters to very serious rapes, gang violence and murder. However, we know that your case might seem routine to us but it is not to you. We pride ourselves on dealing with each client as an individual not a tick box.

We are a friendly team. We only meet people when they are in a personal crisis and we do all we can to assist but will give straightforward honest advice. There is often a dog in the office, friendly of course, as we find this makes the ordeal of visiting a solicitors less than it otherwise might be. For most of the solicitors this is a vocation, not a job, and we have a 24 hour emergency number so that day or night if you are going to be spoken to by the police you can contact us.

We have offices in Wellingborough and Corby but can arrange to see clients at court in Northampton. We have a late night on a Wednesday until 10pm when we can make appointments for those who have difficulties during the working week. Our email is constantly monitored so contact is easily facilitated.

No one needs a criminal solicitor if things are going well in their lives. We know that we cannot change the fact that you need us in the first place but we can ensure that your case is handled appropriately, that you feel you have someone fighting your corner at all times and do all we can to assist you in achieving the best possible outcome.

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