Sarah prosecutes and defends regularly in Nottingham, Leicester and Derby Crown Courts in all areas of criminal law, including Robbery, Serious Violent and Sexual Offences, Arson and Fraud.
She is a reputable practitioner who is renowned for her ability to deal with sensitive cases and vulnerable or difficult clients. She has a great deal of experience of AG Reference and Court of Appeal work and has been involved in several high profile cases reaching the national news.
Noteworthy cases include:
R v Pinnock – Junior counsel in a nine handed gang murder
R v Lambert – Leading junior in the Lincoln Prison Mutiny
R v Spiers – Junior counsel in a historic sexual abuse case involving 9 victims
R v Funess – Junior counsel in a 5 month fraud trial.
Sarah enjoys a wide range of leisure activities mainly revolving around sport and her family and has a keen interest in travel and exploration.