A few weeks ago I returned to the office after a hard day on the road to find an unusual black envelope embossed with the Gumball 3000 logo. I buy lots of Gumball 3000 clothing, probably more than is acceptable (at least to my wife!), so my initial thought was that it was probably a catalogue. It didn’t even… Read More
I recently represented a client at an adjudication hearing before the Governor in relation to an alleged breach of prison discipline. This was the first time in my career that I had been allowed to attend such a hearing. It was suggested to me in the run up to the hearing that it may not… Read More
At McGreevy & Co., we have extensive experience of representing prisoners before the Parole Board for Scotland. Whether by assisting determinate sentence prisoners in drafting their self-representations or representing Life Prisoners at their Tribunal we are ready and able to help. Our Mr Smith has been assisting prisoners with their applications for parole for approximately… Read More
YOUR RIGHTS IN POLICE CUSTODY At McGreevy and Co., Solicitors we regularly provide advice to clients who find themselves in police custody. We have provided advice in cases ranging from the most minor, such as someone detained for the theft of a bag of crisps through to the most serious, such as rape and… Read More
Criminal Defence Services At McGreevy & Co., Solicitors we have considerable experience in dealing with all levels of criminal prosecutions. Whether in the High Court of Justiciary or the Justice of the Peace Court you will receive the same high level of representations from us. We understand that facing a criminal prosecution is stressful and… Read More
Congratulations to Umar Hussain who is now a fully qualified Solicitor. We are pleased to announce that Umar will be staying on at the Firm as an Assistant and will continue to deal with criminal cases and Parole Board Hearings.
We attended the opening of 183 More Sleeps: The Koestler Scotland Exhibition on Friday 6 November 2015. We would recommend a visit.
On a recent visit to London we visited RE:FORM the Koestler Trust annual exhibition of arts by prisoners, offenders on community sentences, secure psychiatric patients and immigration detainees. As always it was excellent. Here are a few photos of some of the art work.
McGreevy & Co. Criminal Defence Solicitors 370 Victoria Road, Glasgow G42 8YW Tel: 0141 422 2220/0141 239 7407 email: email@example.com http://www.mcgreevyandcosolicitors.co.uk All of Scotland representation in the High Court of Justiciary/Sheriff Court/Justice of the Peace Court Attendance at Police Station Appeals including late Appeals Applications to the Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission (SCCRC) Proceeds… Read More
As a result of work we have been doing, the Scottish Prison Service has decided to amend the terms of their policy in relation to prisoners receiving books from family and friends. The previous policy was as follows:- On 25 May 2015 the new Scottish Prison Service policy will come into force. This new policy amends… Read More