Alice specialises in serious and complex crime
Alice is an experienced solicitor with over 25 years’ experience. She trained and practiced for 10 years within a large north London firm before moving to the Thames Valley area 17 years ago. Previously she has run her own firm and has been head of litigation for all 19 offices of a nationwide law firm.
As a defence solicitor, Alice specialises in serious and complex crime and is known for her success in defending such cases. She is committed to obtaining the best possible outcome for a client, through her diligent preparation of cases.
Her experience ranges from fraud and money laundering, murder, international organised crime conspiracies, large scale multi defendant drug conspiracies, to Sexual grooming rings and child expoitation, indecent images, rape, and assault and theft.
Alice is known for her straightforward yet sensitive approach with those that she represents. The rapport and trust that she builds has resulted in Alice being instructed to act on behalf of individuals with complex social and/or behavioural difficulties, including those who are mentally unwell, as well as those defendants with little or no knowledge of the Criminal Justice System.
Alice regularly attends the police station, or other establishments with a client where an interview under caution is to take place and believes that careful representation at this stage of a case is essential.
She is also a police station and court duty solicitor.
Alice will appear in person at Court with a client wherever possible.
In preparing a case for trial, Alice will regularly instruct Kings Counsel, forensic experts such as accountants, psychiatrists and psychologists.
Alice understands the importance of any civilian or military police enquiry or criminal proceedings will have on the lives and careers of military personnel.
She has expertise in representing members of the British Army and the RAF from initial investigation and interview by the SIB or RMP through to Courts Martial, as well as representing the military in investigations by civilian police and court proceedings.
She has been instructed on cases ranging from thefts, fraud, disobeying orders, sexual assaults, through to Iraqi Historic Allegations Team Investigations (Murder).
Alice has been instructed by the RCN to represent nurses who have been accused of misconduct and are being investigated by the police or their professional body. This representation has ranged from a manager of a care home allegedly allowing mistreatment of elderly patients, to claiming extra payment for shifts not worked, and theft.
She regularly represents members of the travelling community and members of the Showman’s Guild for offences such as rape, dangerous dog offences, and assaults.
Alice speaks French and will take instructions directly from a French speaking client without the need for an interpreter.
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