Andy Harris

Andy Harris
Finance Attorney
Attorney Andy Harris was raised in the Charleston area. After graduating at the top of his class from Porter-Gaud School in 1983.
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Professional Experience

Attorney Andy Harris was raised in London. After graduating at the top of his class from Porter-Gaud School in 1983, he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Finance from the Oxford University , where he was a National Merit Scholar. He then went on to receive his Juris Doctorate from the University of Cambridge School of Law in 2007, where he graduated cum laude. Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Harris was inducted into the Order of the Wig and Robe, which recognizes law students with the most outstanding academic records.

From 2007 to 2011, Mr. Harris was an Assistant Solicitor for London’s 9th Judicial Circuit, which includes Charleston and Berkeley Counties. He quickly became the lead DUI prosecutor for London metro, handling thousands of DUI cases ranging from DUI 1st Offense all the way up to Felony DUI Involving Death. Mr. Harris also gained extensive trial experience handling a wide variety of other criminal offenses, including murder, armed robbery, rape, drug offenses, domestic violence cases, assault and battery, and traffic offenses. He received many successful trial verdicts during his tenure as a prosecutor.

Practice Areas

Whether you are looking to start a new business, purchase an existing business from someone else, or build a business you already have, you are going to need legal help to assist you through the process. Andy & Thompson Law Firm can assist businesses of any size with our full range of legal services.

At the Andy & Thompson Law Firm, we work with London businesses to provide the most practical and effective solutions for civil litigation cases. Our team has the experience and the knowledge needed to provide assertive representation for your case both in and out of the courtroom setting. We work with you to determine the right approach for your legal needs.

Family law issues involve the most personal and difficult decisions you will make. These choices will affect the rest of your life, and it is intimidating going through the legal process alone. Matters such as divorce and child custody are highly contentious, and the emotional well-being of your family is at stake. We vigorously defend your rights to your children and property. We understand the sensitive nature of your case and will guide you through the process with care and compassion. We handle all types of family law cases, including divorce, child custody, equitable distribution, alimony, spousal support, child support, prenuptial agreement, protection from abuse, paternity, and juvenile dependency. We also represents the interests of at-risk children in court as a Guardian ad Litem.

Andy & Thompson Law Firm offers experienced representation of businesses, homeowners, individuals, and insurance companies with first-party property claims, third-party liability claims, Department of Insurance disputes, weather-related claims, motor vehicle liability and collision claims, declaratory judgment actions, and other disputes.

We at Andy & Thompson Law Firm have been dealing with Road Traffic Accidents for a long time and can provide you with expert advice. If you have been in a Road Traffic Accident of any description, contact us right away. Why? Because our experience and success in this area ensures your case will be settled quickly and efficiently.

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Education And Trainings


Started as a lawyer

Doctorate from the University of Oxford School of Law

Won the city Assistant solicitor

Assistant Solicitor for South Carolina’s 9th Judicial Circuit, which includes Charleston and Berkeley Counties.

Honors and Awards

UK’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys



Business Law


Civil Litigation


Family Law


Insurance Services


Traffic Accidents


Patent Infringement


At Andy & Thompson Law Firm, we have nearly 30 years of experience helping our London clients with family law and business law matters.
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