Meet the Team

 

 

 

Rakesh Morjaria

 

Mr Morjaria is a partner at the firm. He has been practising law for approximately 16 years. He qualified as a Duty Solicitor in 2000 and remains a prominent figure, having developed a substantial client following over the years. He set up the firm in partnership with Anita Mehta in 2003, initially focusing on Criminal Defence work. As a persuasive advocate he is known to produce outstanding results before the court and is regarded highly amongst his clients and peers.


He is experienced in all aspects of criminal litigation but specialises in particular in the area of motoring offences. Whether it is exceptional hardship, challenging the drink drive procedure or technical defences Mr Morjaria has a proven track record in obtaining the best result for his clients in this specialised area.


Mr Morjaria’s experience is not limited to Crime. He trained in Civil Litigation and Immigration, with a high degree of experience in business matters and financial resolutions.


His principle focus over the last few years has been in criminal defence, motoring and family financial proceedings. His ultimate focus always being to achieve the most desired outcome for each individual client.

 

Anita Mehta

 

An exceptional advocate who has many years of experience of appearing as an advocate in court at all levels. Her approach to litigation is to approach cases on a practical, compassionate and realistic setting, ensuring the best outcome is reached. She has a meticulous eye for details and prepares her cases with passion whilst never losing sight of the best interest of the clients she is representing. Anita is one of the founding partners at the practice, having become both a Supervising Solicitor and a Duty Solicitor very early on in her career. She conducts all in house training and is responsible for many aspects of the running of the practice. She is a Higher Rights Advocate who enjoys helping clients receive a just outcome in their case.

 

Anita encourages a collaborative approach to family cases, especially those involving young children. Her focus is to ensure that the parties never lose sight of the real issues in their case, which means that cases are concluded speedily and effectively.

 

On a personal note Anita enjoys fine dining, socialising and reading and extensive travel.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sajid Munir

 

Sajid joined the firm in 2011 having trained and worked in London for a number of years. He trained principally in Criminal law and Immigration.

 

Sajid has experience in dealing with very serious offences, which have been designated as Very High Costs Cases. Having qualified as a solicitor he came to the firm and qualified as a Duty Solicitor. He is also a Higher Court advocate. He has developed a reputation as a knowledgeable and trusted advocate.

 

He also practices Immigration law and is able to help and advise and assistance on a range of issues. See the Immigration services section detailing the ways in which we can help.

 

 

Mike Diez

 

Mike joined the firm in 2007. He qualified as a police station accredited representative during which he gained a wealth of knowledge and exerpience. He subsequently qualified as a Solicitor and his practice has continued to grow.

 

Mike is a Duty Solicitor with experience of handling a whole range of cases, from road traffic offences through to murder and other death related offences. He has been the conducting Solicitor in several high profile cases which have received both national and international press coverage.

 

Known for his client skills, hard work and attention to detail, he provides comprehensive representation to all those accused of crimes.

 

 

Heather Glover

 

Heather joined M and M Solicitors in 2007 and soon began work in the Crown Court department preparing cases. A hard working and meticulous worker she has taken on high profile and complex cases. Her approach and understanding has meant that she has developed a good reputation in relation to Proceed of Crimes proceedings.


Heather qualified under the police station accreditation scheme in 2009. She has demonstrated proficiency and the ability to make robust representations in the face of obstinate police officers.


Heather is qualified and a member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives. Her speciality is Crime. She represents clients at the Magistrates Court and is qualified under the ‘duty solicitor scheme’ for the Legal Aid Authority. She is respected in court by colleagues and is known in the Youth Court where she has developed a good understanding of issues involving youths.