Andrea Hetherington, Solicitor
Solicitor Andrea Hetherington specialises in Criminal Law.
Tel: 0113 223 1400
28 Park Place, Leeds LS1 2SP
Andrea joined Switalskis Criminal Defence department in May 2013 and specialises in representing clients in the magistrates courts and police stations.
Andrea has worked in the legal profession since 1991 undertaking work in Leeds Magistrates’ Court and later qualifying as a solicitor in 1998.
More about Andrea
We asked Andrea: Q: What can clients expect from you? Q: Why did you choose to specialise in this area? Q: What aspect of this area of law do you find most interesting? Q: Do you have any hobbies?
A: Absolute commitment to getting them the best result.
A: I wanted to help people who have found themselves in difficult circumstances, be that being detained at the police station or requiring representation at the magistrates court. I like how varied the work is, as well as meeting people from a wide range of backgrounds.
A: I enjoy the constant intellectual challenges that arise within this area of law. Each case is different and you very rarely know what you will be dealing with in advance.
A: I love history! I’ve written two books on local history and I’ve also contributed chapters to two First World War collections that were published by Pen and Sword.
We asked Andrea:
Q: What can clients expect from you?
Q: Why did you choose to specialise in this area?
Q: What aspect of this area of law do you find most interesting?
Q: Do you have any hobbies?