Georgia is a persuasive and fearless advocate who provides exceptional client care.
Georgia is regularly instructed to defend and prosecute in criminal cases both in the Crown Court, Magistrates’ Court and Youth Court. She has experience across a range of offences, including dishonesty offences, domestic violence, sexual offences, drugs offences and fraud.
She has particular experience in representing clients with complex vulnerabilities, including addiction and mental health issues.
Other areas of work include representing clients in the Family Court in cases involving serious allegations of domestic abuse.
Georgia has an impressive academic background having completed a BPTC LLM in Financial Crime, awarded with distinction.
Georgia has completed the ICCA “Advocacy and the Vulnerable Training Programme”
Georgia provides advice and assistance on a pro bono basis to the following organisations: Women Against Rape, the English Collective of Prostitutes, and the Centre for Women’s Justice.
Prior to pupillage, Georgia managed the social enterprise “Trew Era”, founded by Russell Brand. Trew Era is a cafe that re-trains ex-offenders and helps them find employment in the hospitality sector.
Her previous experience meant that while she was a pupil, Georgia was called upon to assist leading and junior counsel in a number of business crime and fraud related cases. These include the following:
Georgia has been appointed to the CPS Grade 1 list.
During pupillage, Georgia worked with members of Chambers on large and high profile financial crime cases, training presentations and research papers.
BPTC LLM, City Law School. Distinction.
BPTC, City Law School. Outstanding.
GDL, City Law School. Commendation.
BA Politics, University of London, SOAS. First Class (graduated top of undergraduate class).
Young Fraud Lawyers
Criminal Bar Association
Edward Van Heyden Scholarship Prize (City Law School, awarded for placing 6th in the year on the BPTC)
Serle Court Equity and Trusts Prize (City Law School)
BPTC Major Scholarship (Inner Temple)
GDL Exhibition Award (Inner Temple)
BPTC and GDL Academic Scholarship (City Law School)
School Prize for Best Undergraduate 2015-2016 (SOAS University of London)
Assisted updating to Archbold (Chapter 20 Sexual Offences).
Georgia assisted Antony Shaw QC with editing the 2020 edition of Montgomory on Fraud.