Summary

Lynsey was called to the Bar in 2006 and practises in all areas of criminal law, both prosecuting and defending. She has a vast amount of trial experience in the Magistrates’ Court and Youth Court, involving cases of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Harassment, Robbery, VAT Fraud and Benefit Fraud. Lynsey has successfully contested a number of applications for Anti-Social Behaviour Orders and Football Banning Orders.

 

Lynsey is a level 3 CPS Advocate on the Midland Circuit and has undertaken CPS accredited training on prosecuting sexual offences.

She has a succesful criminal practice, prosecuting and defending serious offences of violence, child cruelty, drugs and sexual offences.

Lynsey is hard working, professional and approachable with a vast experience of cases involving vulnerable witnesses and clients. She prides herself on her considerate approach to witnesses and her commitment to providing excellent client care. She is often a sought after advocate for domestic violence cases.

She has been a led junior in multi defendant cases involving serious violence and immigration offences.

She regularly advices at pre-charge stage and has appeared at the Court of Appeal.

 

 

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Additional information

Lynsey studied law at the University of Leicester and the Bar Vocational Course at Nottingham Trent Law School.

She is a member of the Midland Circuit.

Notable cases

R-v- Lawrence

Armed robbery of a newsagent’s

R-v- Daahir et al

Armed kidnapping arising out a feud between rival drug dealing gangs

R-v- Mahter et al

Sham marriage case

R-v- Ashcroft

Section 18 against security staff at a local supermarket

R-v- Devine

Cruelty to a 4 year old child

Contact information

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KCH Garden Square
1 Oxford Street,
Nottingham, NG1 5BH.
Telephone +44 (0) 115 941 8851
Fax: +44 (0) 115 941 4169
DX 10042 Nottingham

96a New Walk,
Leicester, LE1 7EA.
Telephone +44 (0) 116 298 7500
Fax +44 (0) 116 298 7501
DX 17003 Leicester 2