welcome to burton copeland

We are award winning, expert defence and regulatory solicitors, based in Manchester, who have garnered a reputation as one of the UK’s leading criminal law firms.

We have been defending those who have been accused of committing criminal offences for over 35 years.

The team has the expertise and knowledge to defend people facing charges in all aspects of criminal law. Our solicitors have provided services in the following areas:

Corporate Crime & Fraud, Criminal Defence, Crown Court Advocacy, Cyber Crime, Financial Crime, HMRC Investigations, Inquests, POCA, Police Station Advice, Prison Law, Professional Discipline, Regulatory, Road Traffic & Motoring Offences, Trading Standards

We provide comprehensive legal advice and guidance on cases, assisting people at all stages of prosecution, from initial arrest and investigation through to police station interviews and court proceedings, including Magistrates Court, Crown Court and the Court of Appeal. Our lawyers are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so you can rest assured that you will have access to support when you require it.

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Emma [Hassall] provided excellent and knowledgeable service Mr A - Manchester
Thanks to you [Erin Cowley], for you time support and patience Mr H - Manchester
Your service was excellent, the staff were brilliant, very helpful and professional. Yvonne Garside was brilliant, promote her. Mr M - Manchester
I would just like to thank you [Laura Ward Jones] for your hard work and effort on my behalf regards my trial this week at Manchester City Magistrates Court. From the day you took over my case everything became clearer and you were extremely professional and easy to deal with. I was really pleased with the outcome and I'm sure my lenient sentence was due to your efforts and once again I would like to thank you so much. Mr S - Hyde

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