YEAR OF CALL 2013
Emilie is a committed and able advocate who is frequently commended for her client-focused approach and sensitive manner. She is routinely instructed on behalf of both prosecution and defence in the full range of hearings in the Crown Court and magistrates’ court. She has experience of cases involving serious violence, drugs, fraud, and sexual offences. Emilie is a grade 2 CPS prosecutor, and has prosecuted a number of multi-handed trials both alone and as a led junior.
Emilie has particular expertise in legal professional privilege and disclosure exercises, and frequently acts in an advisory capacity on such matters for various bodies including HMRC, Trading Standards, and the CPS. She was recently instructed as disclosure junior in a historic sexual abuse trial involving multiple complainants in which the disclosure exercise was commended to the Attorney General as a model of its kind.
Emilie has an established practice in regulatory law and frequently represents clients at the full range of fitness-to-practice and disciplinary proceedings obtaining consistently good results.
Emilie is qualified to accept instructions directly from members of the public through the Direct Access scheme.