Local Solicitors, Veitch Penny LLP, of Exeter and Crediton, are celebrating as one of their longest serving members of staff, Partner, Andrew Harris, accomplishes 30 years in the legal profession.
Andrew, who co-heads the Claimant Personal Injury department at Veitch Penny in Exeter, became a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 1979 and was admitted into the rolls of the Law Society when he qualified as a solicitor in December 1980 joining the firm at the same time. He is a member of APIL (the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers) and is recognised for handling serious injury and complex cases.
Andrew is a year round motorbike rider and through his enthusiasm, developed and fronts the firm’s specialist biking incident department, which assists victims of motorbike accidents through representing their personal injury claim and helping them get back on the road.
Andrew actively promotes safe motorcycling as a Qualified Motorcycle Senior Observer for the Institute of Advanced Motorists. He also supports the British Motorcycling Federation as a founder member of their Biker Legal Line service.
On achieving 30 years as a solicitor, Andrew said “I am delighted to be celebrating my anniversary with Veitch Penny. It’s great to be able to look back at my time and know that I have helped so many people to get their lives back on track after often terrible accidents, and I look forward to continuing to support them for many years to come.”.
Veitch Penny Solicitors also specialise in wills, probate, conveyancing, tax and employment advice for members of the general public, as well as actively working with local businesses and employers. Please ring 01392 278381 for further information.