Michael J Reed Ltd solicitors firm covering Llanelli & Carmarthen in South West Wales specialising in Criminal law.

We represent clients at police stations within a wide range of Llanelli and Carmarthen, and have a particular expertise in drug related cases.

We undertake both legal aid and private work in the Magistrates’ and Crown Court, and are members of the Llanelli/Amman Valley court and police station duty solicitor scheme.

We deal with motoring offences throughout South and West Wales.

Mike Reed & Celia Strange - M J Reed Solicitors in Carmarthen

Latest news

Recent cases involving Michael J Reed Ltd, Solicitors in Carmarthen are detailed below. These include a number of successes in Road Traffic Act motoring offences

Crown Court judge says No Case to Answer in an Identification Case

18 Feb

Our client came forward to police having seen his photograph in his local paper as a person whom the police wished to identify and interview regarding an incident in a pub. There was some CCTV evidence available, but the police failed to seize all the available CCTV evidence and failed to carry out any identity procedures. Our client was charged with Causing Actual Bodily Harm, and his case went to the Crown Court for trial. read more……..

A new count of Intent to supply cannabis could not be added later when the defendant had already pleaded to simple possession of the same cannabis.

19 Jan

This is the second case we have had recently where the prosecution have eventually been prevented from proceeding with an extra charge of intent to supply, where the defendant had already pleaded guilty to simple possession of the same amount. see more…..

Damages paid for days wrongfully spent in prison

23 Oct

An error made when the Crown Court failed to notify the prison that our client’s case had been dismissed and that he should be released led to his unlawful detention for a further two days. He made a claim for damages……….read more