Prosecuting Counsel in a HMRC investigation and prosecuted by the Serious Case department involving an alleged joint operation to import a large amount of hand rolling tobacco into the UK evading VAT and duty over a period of years.
Sarah is a specialist criminal practitioner who has many years of experience in dealing with a broad range of criminal offences including fraud, drugs, violence and homicide, for both prosecution and defence. She is regularly instructed in cases involving serious sexual offences. She is a member of our Crime@30 team and a Grade 4 Prosecutor.
Prior to starting her career at the Bar she worked for a solicitor’s firm and therefore has a good insight into what is needed to work effectively on both sides of the ‘legal fence’. As a result, Sarah is committed to working in a team environment and to providing a high level of service at all times. She is known for her thorough preparation and down to earth approach enabling her to quickly establish a good rapport with both lay and professional clients.
'Very experienced in high-profile fraud, homicide and serious sexual offences matters'Legal 500, 2018