The criminal justice system of Ghana is not designed for accused persons to represent themselves in any forum. Any person arrested and or accused of having committed a criminal offence within the jurisdiction of Ghana needs an attorney to stand up for his rights, fight back against overzealous police officers and or prosecutors and obtain the best possible results as far as the charges proffered against him is concerned. This is exactly the hallmark of criminal defense attorneys of Legalstone Solicitors. We marshal all resources and effectively represents our clients before a judge and a jury with the sole aim of securing a favorable result for an accused person (our client).
The Constitution of the Republic of Ghana clearly dictates that, every person accused of a criminal offence shall be deemed innocent until proven guilty or has pleaded guilty. The law further requires an accused person to be tried within a reasonable time and more importantly demands that an accuse person shall be afforded a legal representation. This is fundamental to our practice as defense attorneys representing clients in our law courts. We put up a spirited defense to ensure that these basic tenets of the law are adhered to its logical conclusion and thereby in the process guaranteeing the fundamental human rights of our client.
We do not shy away from any case, no matter how large or small they may seem. We understand that being arrested is a frightening and helpless experience. More importantly being charged with a criminal offence and processed to appear before a judge. We avail ourselves and become part of the processes with the sole aim of securing the freedom of our client. This is why we pride ourselves on being accessible and available at all material times, 7 days a week to answer any questions you have regarding your case.
We are committed to individualized care, which is why we provide each client with our individual cell phone numbers in the event they have a question about their case. Our criminal defense attorneys strive to ensure that each client understands the confusing criminal justice system and also what strategies can be utilized to obtain the best possible result in their respective case(s).
Criminal defense law consists of legal protections afforded to people who have been accused of committing a crime. Our outfit ensures that an accused person is afforded sound legal representation and that his rights are effectively and completely protected as reasonably envisaged under the laws of the Republic of Ghana.