Prosecution, Enforcement & Confiscation

Our clients rely on accurate advice to perform their rights and duties. We support our clients when enforcing compliance with the law and provide clear and expert advice when undertaking prosecutions.

When a breach requires prosecution

Our work with the public sector organisations allows them to maintain its reputation and high standards by helping them navigate any regulatory or statutory constraints.


Our legal specialists contribute to the preparatory work prior to prosecution, which ensures we cover every eventuality, utilising a breadth of expert advice before the case begins in court.


Clients who already benefit from our prosecution and enforcement services include Trading Standards, Essex Probation, and a number of district councils and schools.

speak to our specialist

Natasha Taylor, Head of Advocacy

Natasha Taylor

Head of Advocacy

Natasha’s experience includes all aspects of criminal law, child protection, environmental, education, mental health, discrimination matters, licensing and public inquiries.  Due to her wealth and depth of experience in the public sector, Natasha has been involved in a number of influential projects, including being invited ...

Contact Us

To find out how we can help you and your organisation, please get in touch by phone or email, or visit us at our Chelmsford office.


ELS is the inhouse service of Essex County Council.  Essex Legal Services Limited is the trading vehicle of ELS

For general legal requests and advice on new matters our Duty Advice Service (available to subscribers only) operates between 9.00am and 5.15pm. contact us on : 0333 013 9993.  Or if you want to subscribe please call: 0333 013 2305.


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