Nicola is an experienced police station accredited representative who regularly provides advice to adults, children and vulnerable individuals detained at the police station. Nicola also represents clients at the Magistrates’ Court.
Over the past 6 years Nicola has gained experience defending clients in criminal proceedings in the Crown Court involving allegations of serious violence, sexual crimes and fraud, amongst others. Recent cases in which she has assisted Shaun Murphy have involved conspiracy to commit misconduct in public office, fraudulent evasion of duty chargeable on goods (in excess of £1 million) and multiple rape.
Nicola has also acquired experience in representing parents in care proceedings whilst working with Shaun Murphy. Nicola has assisted in the representation of parents in complex care proceedings involving issues of substance misuse, mental health, domestic violence and criminality.