Balraj Singh Sahota
Job Title: Director (Head of Magistrates Court)
Balraj first qualified as a solicitor in 1987 before joining Murria Solicitors in 1989. He has an excellent reputation in the industry and has been a Birmingham Magistrates Court Duty and Police Station Duty Rota solicitor since 2001. Balraj attends clients under arrest and on a voluntary basis at police stations and Magistrates Court proceedings and is a committed and fierce Trial Advocate who has regularly appeared in the Magistrates Court across the Midlands for over 25 years. He is tasked with ensuring all clients are able to benefit from his vast experience and through his continuity of representation he has ensured a loyal clientele.
Balraj specialises in a number of areas including domestic violence, assault, public order offences, robbery, burglary, possession of offensive weapons and conspiracy offences as well as road traffic offences including drink driving, totting up procedures, exceptional hardship, special reason arguments and Section 172 Notices. He specialises in representing private clients in Criminal defence work in the Magistrates Court, ensuring all clients receive the high standard of representation that they require.