Over the next few weeks we will be making changes to the Lawyers4u site pages.

Our services will remain as before but simply with a new look for the new year.


Inchoate Offences Advice Online

Fast, confidential, legal advice online; from UK qualified barristers. Get an answer tailored to your exact legal problem for just £25.

Inchoate Offences Explained

Incitement, conspiracy and attempt cover the preparatory stages of certain criminal offences. They are substantive offences in themselves and, unlike liability for secondary participation in a crime, it is often unnecessary that the main offence be committed. In fact, it is often unlikely, and in some cases impossible, that it will be.

Get Legal Advice

Sample Questions

  • “…[I] would like a clear explanation of the term incitement… my son has recently fallen in with the wrong element and has been charged with a criminal offence…{he] has no prior history of bad behaviour before…”


  • “…following a incident at my local greyhound track… where I called to the dogs in the middle of a race… I have been charged with attempted theft… can you explain… “


  • “…[my] son has been bailed whilst charges of conspiracy to defraud are investigated… he agreed to supply his friends with so called black boxes…a device used to disrupt the recording of electricity usage on meters… he has been advised he faces these charges regardless of the fact he had no intention of using the black box devices himself…can you clarify …”



You have chosen Inchoate Offences, which is summarised to the left.

Read through the sample questions included. If your legal problem sounds similar click the button labelled - 'Get Legal Advice'

You will then be invited to complete a simple form and submit payment, using a credit or debit card.

Once we have received your question, you will receive an email with further information.

This advice service is intended for reference only and should not be used in lieu of full legal counsel.
See Terms and Conditions for full details.