Slater & Gordon

 

Slater and Gordonhave acted for the Police Federation and its members for over 50 years.  As a benefit of your Federation membership you have access to a comprehensive legal service. Our specialist lawyers have expert knowledge of issues facing police officers including:

·         Crime & Misconduct Allegations

·         Personal Injury Claims- on or off duty for you or your family

·         Employment Law

·         Police Pensions

·         Family Law- for Police Federation members or police personnel

·         Wills, Trusts and Estates

·         Property

If you need advice then you should contact your Federation representative in the first instance who will put you in contact with our nearest office.

Slater and Gordon also has a free legal helpline available to you and your partner, offering free initial legal advice on personal legal matters. Call 0845 601 1907 to speak to one of our legal experts.

 

If you’re facing an investigation, whether it relates to criminal or misconduct allegations, we understand it can be professionally and personally distressing.  Whatever the allegation you’re facing, and whether you were on or off duty, we can provide you with the legal advice and representation you need to fight your case. Our lawyers are experts in all aspects of criminal law, police conduct matters, inquests and post incident procedures.  We recognise the significant additional issues that police officers face when subject to an investigation into their conduct. 

 

In the first instance you should contact your Police Federation representative to request legal assistance for criminal and misconduct matters.  Where urgent advice is required out of hours in relation to an arrest or post incident procedure our team can be contacted 24 hours a day on Freephone 0800 908 977

 

And if your investigation is mishandled, we can advise on civil remedies such as wrongful arrest. 

 

The PF Claimline is one of the benefits you receive as part of your Police Federation membership. If you are injured on or off duty, you can start your claim for personal injury through the PF Claimline. Your family is also covered if they suffer an injury, even if it’s in a separate incident.

A team of specialist personal injury lawyers are dedicated to recovering damages for you and your family and whether you win or lose your claim you will not be charged and you keep 100% of any compensation won.

We have specialists who have expert knowledge of the unique losses that can affect police officers and ensure that these are recovered as part of your compensation award. Claimline’s personal injury lawyers are specialists in all types of accidents, and police incidents including:

·         On Duty accidents

·         Training incidents

·         Assaults

·         Manual handling accidents

·         Road traffic accidents

·         Animal handling incidents

·         Health & safety claims

To start a claim call 0800 9171 999 or visit our site at
www.pfclaimline.co.uk.

 

 We’ve been advising police officers about their employment rights for over 50 years and are consistently ranked by the leading Legal Directories as the leading employment practice servicing staff associations and their members. This gives us unrivalled experience and understanding of the wider issues which affect police officers at work and the Police Federation can, when needed, rely on us to support them in supporting you with any problem at work, with your pension or terms and conditions.

 

Our award winning lawyers are trained to help you in all aspects of employment law.  We work with the Police Federation to ensure you have access to specialist employment lawyers when you need it most.  If you need information or advice please contact your JBB secretary in the first instance.

 

 

Slater and Gordon police family law

Slater and Gordon are the only nationwide team of family lawyers with unique experience of dealing with complex police divorce cases.  No one understands better the unique pressures of police work, and how to protect your rights – especially your pension. 

Our family law team have specialist expertise in assisting Police Federation members and police personnel and have undergone an intense training programme ensuring they are fully equipped to advice on every aspect of police culture, pay, pensions and shift pattern essential to ensure the best results for their clients.

We provide access to some of the country’s best family lawyers and offer Police Federation members and police personnel:

·         A free initial appointment at a time and venue convenient for you

·         Fixed fees where applicable

·         An expert team with over 16 years’ experience of police family law cases

·         A local family law representative for your area

·         Discounted rates

Our Family Law services include:

·         Police pensions on divorce

·         Divorce

·         Financial disputes upon divorce

·         Disputes concerning children

·         Civil partnership

·         Cohabitation issues & unmarried property disputes

·         Pre & post nuptial agreements

·         Injunctions

If you think we could help, call us on:  0808 175 7710

Meet your family law representative

 

Joanne Green

Associate in Family Law at Slater and Gordon

 

Joanne is holding family law surgeries on the following dates:

 

8 August 2017 – Federation Office in Thame

23 August 2017 – Reading Police Station

5 September 2017 – Federation Office in Thame

22 September 2017 – Reading Police Station

10 October 2017 – Federation Office in Thame

 

 

Contact Joanne to book you free appointment on 0207 657 1436 or email joanne.green@slatergordon.co.uk.

 

www.slatergordon.co.uk/policelaw

 

 

 

 100% Discounted wills for Police Federation members from Slater and Gordon

Slater and Gordon in conjunction with the Police Federation, is offering members a web-based facility to make their will online via Slater and Gordon’s website.

Start your will online

‘Document Only’ will

  • A basic, straightforward will you can complete online
  • Just fill in the online questionnaire, print out your will and have it witnessed.
  • RRP: £42.00 (single) or £84.00 (pair)
  • DISCOUNT FOR POLICE FEDERATION MEMBERS: 100%

Claiming your Police Federation discount

In order to receive your will, you are required to register on our site and purchase your will using the online shopping system.

At the checkout, enter your force discount code. The discount will be applied to the final purchase price. Please call the Federation office to obtain code.

 

Complex wills

If you have complex requirements or would prefer to speak to an advisor, please contact Slater and Gordon’s wills team on 0845 601 1908.

Complex or offline wills may incur a charge; however discounts are available to Police Federation members. Speak to your wills advisor for more details.

 

Property service for Police Federation members

Slater and Gordon offer a complete range of property and conveyancing law advice and services.  We deal with all aspects of residential and leasehold conveyancing, including re-mortgaging and transfers of equity.

 

Conveyancing doesn’t have to be complicated.  We guide you through the process and keep you updated every step of the way. We pride ourselves on making your transaction run as smoothly and as stress free as possible.  At every step, we work to protect your best interests.  We’ll make sure you get fast, effective advice which is essential for a successful transaction. Whether you’re a first time buyer, up-sizing, downsizing, buying or selling we can help.

 

Our services include:

 

·         Sales and purchases of house and flats

·         Remortgages

·         Transfers of equity

·         Shared ownership, including staircasing transactions

·         New build/ off-plan purchases

·         Tenancies

·         Acquisition and disposal for sites for residential development

·         Ground rent sales

·         Shared equity including Government Help to Buy scheme

·         Deeds of easements

·         Lease extensions

·         Deeds of variations (including both variations and variations to restrictive covenants)

·         Reconstructions titles where deeds have been lost

 

Our property specialists operate across the country and can offer immediate and accessible representation anywhere in the UK. 

 

 

To obtain a free quotation without obligation call us on Freephone 0800 884 0014 or email us at conveyancing@slatergordon.co.uk quoting POLFED in the heading.

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