Have you been contacted by the Job Centre, Benefits Agency or Council and asked to attend for an interview under caution? If so, we can assist.
You are entitled to independent legal advice and representation during the interview to preserve and protect your legal rights. This includes investigations into:
- Council Tax
- Housing Benefit
- Claims for Income Support and Job Seekers Allowance
- Investigation in to undeclared capital
- Failing to notify of a change in circumstances – Including whether a partner is living with you.
Should you require advice or assistance please do not hesitate to contact one of our dedicated Solicitors who will be happy to discuss this with you.
If you have been summonsed to attend court facing charges of Benefit Fraud relating to any of the above we are also on hand to assist.
We are able to assist you in making an application for Legal aid, this is a two part test – looking at both the interests of justice of your case and also your financial situation. We will be happy to discuss this with you and advise you on whether you are likely to be eligible.
We understand that offences such as these can be very upsetting and distressing, we are here to offer a professional and caring service.