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Esther Harrison

Year called:

2002

Professional memberships:

Criminal Bar Association

Lawyers’ Christian Fellowship

Midland Circuit

Esther is a grade 3 prosecutor and is on the RASSO approved panel of advocates. She has extensive experience in prosecuting and defending cases involving historic sexual abuse, child cruelty, domestic abuse. Esther often undertake cases involving vulnerable complainants, defendants and witnesses.

Esther prosecutes and defends in all types of crime in the Crown Court, including cases in which death has been caused.

Esther has also been a member of the Attorney General’s panel, successfully conducted prosecutions for the Official Receiver, HM Revenue and Customs, the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the Department of Work and Pensions and various trading standards departments of local authorities. She is highly experienced in cases of fraud and the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002.

Notable cases:

DPP v Collins [2006] UKHL 40

In her spare time Esther is a trustee of a charity supporting people with learning difficulties and is a safeguarding lead for a youth charity.