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Currently the UK is experiencing the worst viral pandemic in over 100 years. Normal life, by necessity has had to be placed on hold whilst, together, we battle this new threat to our prosperity and well being.

However, we at Lawyers4u are aware many of our clients have current ongoing legal proceedings and we wish to reassure and reconfirm our commitment to them.

Where legal proceedings are currently before the Courts we shall ensure that your interests are fully represented and that there will be no detrimental effect to your case because you are unable to attend scheduled hearings.

Further, new clients can continue to request our help in preparing new claims before the Court, be they as Claimant or Defendant.

Our professional legal teams are ready to help and we are in constant communication with the Courts so we are able to immediately advise our clients of any new developments.

At present the Courts are still allowing the filing of cases but, as to be expected, actual hearings are often conducted over the telephone.

However, in Civil Court Practice this is often the norm regardless. Civil Court hearings are primarily decided on the submitted statements of case and we at Lawyers4U pride ourselves on being amongst the forerunners in this drafting field.

So stay safe and be reassured that as an existing client we got you and if you have need of our services as a new client, we got you too.


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Theft Explained

Theft and the main offences related to it are governed bt the Theft Acts 1968 & 1978. This area of Law deals with the following issues: theft, handling, robbery, burglary, blackmail, criminal damage and computer crime.

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  • “…[my] friend has been charged with theft from  [a supermarket] …stupidly when he was there he took the label off one item and replaced it with a label from another cheaper one… he did not attempt to take the item to the tills… he was approached by security inside the shop and held while police were called… at the police station he was charged with theft and given a court date…He never actually stole anything… how can he be charged with theft… “


  • “…I have a son… 35 years old who has learning difficulties and can be very gullible and naïve… recently he has taken up with a woman who I believed was only interested in my son for what she could get… [my son] had a post office account with over  eight thousand pounds in it…I have now discovered this account is empty… this woman has now moved on leaving {my son] heartbroken…When I approached this woman demanding that she repay the money she laughed and said because it was a gift there was nothing I could do about it…”


  • “…recently my bank over credited my account by a large sum of money…I do not check my account as closely as I should… if it is in credit I spend…this action was not discovered for several weeks by which time the money had been spent… the bank is now demanding immediate repayment or will press charges… this was not my fault… their mistake…”



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