Profile submitted by Ellen Peart
Partner specialising in serious and complex criminal litigation, often in high-profile matters. Expertise in homicide, sexual offences, public order offences, assault, offences of dishonesty, firearms, internet-related crime. Noted for specialist police station advice, as well as advising clients interviewed by other prosecution agencies. Also has a special interest in Court of Appeal matters when advising clients who have sought a second opinion post-conviction and sentence. Experienced in providing pre and post-production advice to television production companies.
The Law Society; London Criminal Courts Solicitors' Association; the Howard League for Penal Reform; Fraud Lawyers Association.
Trained Bemrose & Ling; qualified 2002. BCL 2002; partner 2010.
Contributing writer to 'The Police Station Adviser's Index' (Sweet & Maxwell, 4th ed).
Attended King Ecgbert School, Sheffield; University of Leeds (1998 Law with French, Joint Hons and Diplôme de Français Juridique); University of Sheffield (1999 LPC).