YEAR OF CALL 2014
Imogen is a criminal practitioner who prosecutes and defends in the Crown, Youth and Magistrates' courts. She is regularly instructed in matters involving violence, public disorder, dishonesty, drugs and sexual offences.
She is experienced in defending driving offences and has routinely avoided disqualification, having successfully advanced special reasons and exceptional hardship.
Imogen is a Grade 2 CPS Advocate Panel member and has prosecuted on behalf of other agencies, including TFL.
Having recently been seconded to the FCA to assist with a money laundering investigation into a regulated firm, Imogen is knowledgeable about financial crime and market regulation.
Imogen is meticulous in her approach towards client and witness care. She has experience of handling young and/or vulnerable defendants and witnesses. Imogen recently cross-examined a 10 year old about an alleged sexual offence in the Crown Court; Her client was acquitted.
Before joining Chambers, Imogen worked at a criminal solicitor's firm in Kent. She is attentive to the needs of solicitors and is particularly mindful of their relationship with the lay client.