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.
Statement on behalf of Sharon Grant
Tony Murphy of Bhatt Murphy who represents Sharon Grant has released a statement on her behalf: Read more about Statement on behalf of Sharon Grant
IPCC power to reopen investigations
In R(Demetrio) v IPCC & R(CPM) v IPCC, the High Court has clarified the IPCC’s power to reopen investigations and to revisit previous decisions with regard to disciplinary action. It also provided clarification of the approach that a court should take when analysing an IPCC report for public law error. Michael Oswald of Bhatt Murphy acts for Mr Demetrio. Read more about IPCC power to reopen investigations
Family of Daniel Morgan hand open letter to Rupert Murdoch
The family of murdered private investigator Daniel Morgan has delivered an open letter to Rupert Murdoch asking him to co-operate with the Daniel Morgan Independent Panel. The letter coincides with a call from the Panel to members of the public for information and evidence upon the 28th anniversary of Daniel’s murder. Raju Bhatt of Bhatt Murphy acts for the family. Read more about Family of Daniel Morgan hand open letter to Rupert Murdoch