A confident, tenacious and likeable advocate, Caroline has defended and prosecuted in a wide range of criminal matters. She is regularly instructed in cases involving serious violence, fraud, drug offences as well as forfeiture and confiscation proceedings under the Proceeds of Crime Act. She also has a developing practice in the field of extradition.
Caroline has particular experience representing defendants with complex mental health needs and substance misuse issues. She has an easy and straightforward approach when providing clients with advice and reassurance at each stage of the process
Caroline has a strong academic background, graduating top of her year with first class honours on her undergraduate degree. Prior to pupillage she worked as a paralegal at Lawrence and Co. Solicitors. While at this firm she represented clients at the police station for the full spectrum of criminal offences. The cases she worked on included an Iraq Fatality Inquiry and multi-million pound money laundering investigation.