Welcome to Alan Harris Solicitors, the South West’s leading Criminal Law Practice.
We are specialist Criminal and Mental Health Lawyers. We rely entirely on our excellent reputation for defending our clients and recommendations by our clients.
Our office is located just a few doors away from the Magistrates’ Court, in St Andrew Street, Plymouth. Please feel free to walk in during office hours – 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday. We can be contacted 24 hours a day 365 days a year ensuring the delivery of immediate expert legal advice and representation
We are happy for you to approach us either before or at Court on the day of your hearing.
- Sexual Offences
- Murder/ manslaughter
- Military offences
- Money Laundering
- Driving Offences
- Public Offences
- Drug Offences
- Benefit Fraud
Our lawyers are known for being astute, supportive and robust, we provide strategic, sensible and practical criminal law advice.
We are the leading criminal law firm in the South West that enjoys an excellent reputation for all areas of Criminal law including investigations into offences such as conspiracy, fraud and money laundering.
Our clients rely on us to look after them when they are in trouble, during this stressful and difficult time and are assured we will deliver the right result for them.
We represent our clients throughout the entire case and provide a Legal Aid as well as representing those who pay privately.
We advise clients in relation to all aspects of being a detained or voluntary (informal) patient and all sections of the Mental Health Act, including detention under section 4, 2, 3, 7, 17A (CTO), 37, 37/41, S5 CPIA and transfer from prison 47-49. In essence, we can advise on all civil sections, hospital orders made by the criminal courts and all patients who are admitted to hospital informally.
We will visit clients wherever they are, be that in hospital, care home or if appropriate at their own home in the community. We will usually be able to see a new client the same day or within 48 hours of first contact. We pride ourselves on our very rapid response to our clients needs.