Sarah has over 15 years’ experience in mental health and criminal law. She is a Solicitor Advocate, Accredited Police Station Representative and Court Duty Solicitor in our Crime team.
Sarah has a background of experience in mental health law which means she has specialised knowledge and experience of cases involving mental health issues including fitness to plead and detention in psychiatric hospitals, including high security hospitals.
Sarah has extensive experience in defending clients including:
Sarah enters each case determined to achieve the best result possible, whilst being sensitive to the wants and needs of each client individually. She listens carefully to instructions but will challenge all aspects of a case to leave no stone unturned.
"Having attended court today with my son I feel that I must thank Sarah Myatt for her professional conduct when accused by the prosecuting solicitor ( on instruction of the CPS) of incompetence when the blame for "misplacing" the case was actually the fault of the CPS ! She calmly delivered her case to the contrary and the case against my son was dismissed. Thank you Sarah. I will always recommend you to my associates should the need arise."Crime Client