Deans Court Chambers

Expert legal advice and advocacy, delivered by an outstanding team of Queen’s Counsel and barristers.

Education

  • Kenilworth School and Sports College
  • LLB English Law with French Law – First Class. University of Manchester
  • DEUF Award. (Diplôme d'Etudes Universitaires Françaises). French Legal Diploma. Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3

Appointments

  • CPS Advocates Panel – Level 1

Professional Associations

  • Northern Circuit

Awards

  • The Honourable Society of Middle Temple, Rose Scholarship for BPTC tuition fees.

Profile

Harriet joined Chambers in September 2016 after completing a Criminal and Regulatory Pupillage under the supervision of Virginia Hayton.

Harriet has developed a busy criminal practice appearing in court on a daily basis. Harriet accepts instructions for prosecution and defence in both the Magistrates’ Court and Crown Court.


Harriet regularly defends a range of offences including:

Dangerous driving

Driving without due care and attention

Burglary and robbery

Historic sexual abuse

Possession and supply of Class A Drugs.

 

Harriet frequently prosecutes CPS lists in Magistrates’ Courts across the North West. Harriet is confident in making/opposing applications for hearsay evidence, bad character and for the use of special measures.

Harriet has represented Defendants at trial in the Magistrates’ Court for offences such as fraud, harassment, possession of an offensive weapon and failing to provide a specimen.

Harriet has conducted a number of appeals against convictions and sentence in the Crown Court. Harriet has experience of representing Defendants in Proceeds of Crime Act hearings. She also has experience of prosecuting and defending in the Youth Court. 

She also has experience in Prison Law and has conducted a number of oral parole hearings at prisons across the North West.

On a more personal note Harriet enjoys keeping active and is the Women’s 3rd team Captain for Moss Park Hockey Club. 

© 2013 Deans Court Chambers | All rights reserved