Welcome to Bhatt Murphy Solicitors
Bhatt Murphy is a team of lawyers who work together to make a contribution to the protection of civil liberties.
We offer specialist help to members of the public who seek accountability from the state and its officers. Our focus is upon the treatment of individuals by the criminal justice system (including the police, the prison service and the prosecuting agencies) as well as those within immigration detention.
We are motivated by the needs of our clients and use the law as a tool to assist in the realisation of their objectives. We aim to deliver a high quality legal service irrespective of our client’s ability to pay. We seek to contribute to the progressive development of the law and to the protection of civil liberties outside the courts.
We rely upon a collaborative style to ensure that our clients benefit from the commitment of their own individual lawyer as well as the creativity and innovation of the entire team.
Justice for Anthony Grainger
Following a five year investigation, a public inquiry into the fatal police shooting of Anthony Grainger by a Greater Manchester Police Officer begins in Liverpool on 17 January. Tony Murphy of Bhatt Murphy acts for Anthony’s partner, Ms Gail Hadfield-Grainger. Read more about Justice for Anthony Grainger
Vulnerable teenager failed by prison system
An inquest jury concluded that failures on the part of prison and healthcare staff at both HMPYOI Parc and HMPYOI Swinfen Hall contributed to the death of 18 year old Josh Collinson. Mark Scott and Miri Weingarten of Bhatt Murphy acted for the family. Read more about Vulnerable teenager failed by prison system
Justice for Amy
Coroner Penny Schofield has now published Preventing Future Death reports arising from the death of 14 year old Amy El- Keria whilst an in-patient with The Priory Group. Tony Murphy of Bhatt Murphy acts for the El-Keria family. Read more about Justice for Amy