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AP Legal

AP Legal is a law firm specialising in criminal law. We are conveniently located close to the Perth Magistrates and District Courts.

Experienced Lawyers

We are committed to the providing pragmatic legal advice and representation from our experienced and dedicated team.

Legal Service

We offer professional legal advice and legal representation in all criminal matters including pleas in mitigation, trials and appeals in the Magistrates Court, District Court, Supreme Court and Court of Appeal.

Trusted Service

Our priority is our client and we pride ourselves in ensuring that every client has an exceptional experience with our team.



We provide easy-to-understand and pragmatic advice and representation to through  all stages of your legal matter. Your legal fees will be discussed with you at your first appointment so you are always aware of how much your matter will cost. We service all metropolitan courts and we can travel to regional Western Australian courts when required.



Alana Padmanabham

Alana Padmanabham

Senior Barrister & Solicitor

Alana is a senior barrister and solicitor who founded AP Legal. Alana is a graduate of the University of Western Australia, and has extensive experience in all areas of criminal law including sentencing, trial and appeal proceedings. 



Ashanti White

Ashanti White

Barrister & Solicitor

Ashanti was admitted to the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 2018 after completing a degree in Criminology from Murdoch University, along with a Bachelor of Law from Notre Dame University. 



Grania McKay

Grania McKay

Receptionist / Legal Secretary

Grania joined the team as receptionist in late February 2020.  Grania gained some knowledge in police and legal procedure while working with WA Police in an administration capacity.   Grania will be the face of AP Legal and will attend to the day-to-day running of the firm.



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