Mrs. Heather Harris handles all types of cases involving criminal charges and family issues. She is a qualified Attorney and holds Bar certifications in both Florida and Alabama. She graduated from University of Florida with an Associate of Arts degree, Florida State University with a Bachelors degree in elementary education, University of Central Florida with a Master’s degree in Elementary Education and Cumberland School of Law with a Juris Doctorate degree.
Mrs. Harris is no stranger to the courtroom, having spent thirteen years as an Assistant State Attorney specializing in sex crimes and child abuse cases. This experience taught her the importance of communication. She strongly believes in keeping her clients informed of every step of the legal process. The law can be very confusing and overwhelming when faced with a legal issue. Communication helps guide the client through this process. Passionate about the law and its possibilities, Mrs. Harris provides her clients with the knowledge and experience that help them to succeed.
Emily Garrison, a Senior Paralegal, joined the H Harris Law Firm in 2017. Emily handles both criminal and family law cases and takes pride in assisting clients with all aspects of their cases. Emily makes a point to be involved and knowledgeable about each client’s unique case and works to maintain a professional but personable relationship with each and every client. Emily has a background in banking and therefore handles all of the financial aspects of each client’s case as well as the financial options regarding retainer payments and fees. Emily often conducts the initial consultations with clients, meets with clients to prepare for Mediation and court appearances, and acts as a liaison between the clients and Attorney Harris. Emily takes pride in researching information for each and every case, drafting all legal documents necessary for each individual case, and organizing and maintaining files for each client.
Emily graduated from Eastern Florida State College with her Associates in Science in Paralegal Studies with a specialization in Litigation in May 2017, she also has her Associates in Arts from Eastern Florida State College that she received in December 2012. Emily attends seminars to continue furthering her legal knowledge and is currently pursuing her Bachelors Degree in Business and Marketing. Emily is also a Notary Public for the State of Florida – Brevard County.
Megan Woodson joined the H Harris Law Firm in 2019. Megan handles primarily criminal law matters and uncontested family matters. Megan ensures that Attorney Harris’ schedule is maintained efficiently to ensure that all cases are met with punctuality and professionalism. Megan makes a point to organize and maintain all client files including scheduling and summarizing Depositions, reviewing and organizing Discovery, and sending reminder letters and emails regarding upcoming court dates. Megan ensures that client’s will not miss court dates as she calls to remind them of their court dates as well. Megan assists in conducting client meetings, initial consultations, and facilitates communication between clients and other staff members. Megan maintains a professional attitude while ensuring that clients are met with kindness and compassion.
Megan graduated from Eastern Florida State College with her Associates in Science in Paralegal Studies in May 2019. She also has her Associates in Arts from Eastern Florida State College that she received in 2016. Megan is also a Notary Public for the State of Florida – Brevard County.