Protesting against unjust, illegitimate or illegal activities is a fundamental part of democracy.
Hodge Jones & Allen is a leading law firm in the UK. We specialise in representing the right to protest Our passionate and committed team of solicitors – which works closely with our renowned Public Order/Criminal law team – have extensive experience in bringing and winning difficult, controversial and high profile cases. We’re dedicated to defending the right to protest against injustice.
This right to free speech is protected in Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), which is brought into English law by the Human Rights Act 1998. The right to freedom of assembly (or freedom of association) is contained in Article 11 ECHR.