forgery

Allegations of forgery are taken very seriously by prosecution bodies, and if you’re found to be guilty, penalties can include a prison sentence and large fines. This is why it is vital you seek legal advice no matter what type of forgery charges you are facing, as a positive approach to an investigation can reduce the risk of facing severe penalties.

Our forgery lawyers are on hand 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide you with support, guidance and representation when you require it. To speak a member of the team in our Manchester office, you can either call 0161 827 9500 , or complete our contact form to let us know a time to get in touch with you.

types of forgery

Serious forgery usually involves the faking of legal documents that are necessary according to certain legislation. Examples of forged documents include:

  • Birth, marriage and death certificates
  • Passports
  • Judicial documents
  • Statutes and executive documents
  • Driving licences

find the right defence for you

Burton Copeland has been defending those accused of committing criminal offences for over 35 years, and has been involved in many forgery cases. Whatever your situation, our team are here to help you build a strong defence, leaving no stone unturned in your case.

We will explain the charges you are facing, go through your options and provide support when needed, e.g. at the police station or in court - our promise is to fight your corner to the best of our abilities.

contact burton copeland

If you have been accused of forgery, or found in possession of forged documents, you need legal help as soon as possible. If payment is a worry, our team can let you know if you’re entitled to legal aid to help cover the costs of your defence.

Call us now on 0161 827 9500 during office hours, or 0161 832 7834 at any other time. You can also fill in our contact form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.