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hi my name is ***** ***** son has just been sent down for 4 years 3 months and he was not advised properly on the Pre hearing his barrister was falling asleep and on the trial day the barrister spoke to my son for 10 mins when I asked the barrister a question he said that would on been done on Monday Pre hearing every question I asked he reply was done on Monday but he never put any of the points across my son was sent down on friday he conplained to his solicitor on tuesday that the barrister wasn't doing his job properly the solicitor said you can always change my son asked the solicitor if he could be there on Friday to help with the barrister as he was not doing his job properly the solicitor did not turn up for the case my son's barrister said to my son can't talk to you at the moment as I have to see someone else the person in question barrister didn't turn up so my son's barrister went to the aid and just left my son to do it all on his own my son is 25 learning difficulty's in reading and writing he was hung out to dry
hi well my son was not advised properly by the barrister on his trial day or on the pre sentance all the barrister did was sleep on pre sentance and on the trial day he said to my son can't talk at the moment as I have some one else to see he spoke to my son for 10 mins ;told him nothing really my son went into the court nowing nothing if he had done his job properly my son might of got a lesser sentance where do i stand on helping my son what can I do to complain and is the barrister in the wrong for not doing his job
at the pre hearing his barrister never stood up and said anything about my son changing his ways drug free for 4 months doing weekly drug tests and passing them he put himself on tag nothing was said about his past life reading writing homeless loosing access to his child taking an overdose he was advised on the first time in court to plead not guilty he was going to plead guilty his solicitor never really advised him on anything
the barrister not acting in the best intrest for my son not doing what he is paid to do