DURING THE COURSE OF A CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION OR COURT CASE, RESTRAINT PROCEEDINGS, OR RESTRAINT ORDERS, ARE USED BY UK COURTS AS A METHOD OF FREEZING ASSETS THAT MAY LATER BE CONFISCATED.
Our team is here to:
- Provide expert advice and representation to parties on the making of an application to vary restraint orders to ensure outgoings can be met from the outset.
- Advise and represent parties on the making of an application to discharge a Restraint Order or Freezing Injunction.
- Advise parties on the merits of seeking a freezing injunction in relation to a prospective claim.
- Provide advice on funding issues where assets are restrained and it is not possible to obtain legal aid from the Crown Court.