Elizabeth is a highly experienced criminal advocate and practitioner, having previously worked for a number of high profile crime and legal aid practices. Elizabeth has also acted as an accredited police station adviser and qualified Magistrates court duty solicitor, dealing with all types of crime from murder, through to offences relating to social media, and regulatory matters. She also has experience of dealing with motoring crime.
An Associate in the Regulatory team, Elizabeth deals with corporate and white collar crime, including health and safety cases, environmental pollution, as well as shipping and commercial fisheries breaches. Elizabeth regularly assists our commercial clients, and their employees, in the event that they encounter issues with the police or regulatory bodies. She can also advise proactively and is experienced in protecting a client’s interest when interviewed by the police and regulators. If matters proceed to court, Elizabeth is also an experienced court advocate.
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Regulatory law and corporate crime: mitigating the damage from prosecution
A recent prosecution case, in which our client’s custodial sentence was reduced to a suspended sentence order, highlights why it’s essential to seek legal advice at an early stage in any investigation by public bodies Our specialist team recently defended a qualified electrician who had been charged by …More
Illegal lobster catch lands fisherman in court
Elizabeth Rowley, an associate in Andrew Jackson Solicitors' regulatory team, outlines a recent prosecution on behalf of Northumberland IFCA, resulting in illegally caught lobsters being returned to the sea. We recently prosecuted a trial at North Shields Magistrates Court on behalf of the Northumberland IFCA (Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority), …More