Vanessa is an Associate in our Regulatory Unit. With 25 year’s experience as Crown Prosecutor, followed by time as a Legal Adviser in a busy city Magistrates’ Court, Vanessa has extensive experience of appearing in court and the process and practice of the criminal courts.
Vanessa now represents both prosecuting bodies as well as companies and individuals who find themselves facing prosecution by regulatory authorities, such as the HSE, CQC, EA and the Police. Unusually, she can also advise on regulatory matters occurring at sea including health and safety, as well as fisheries and pollution matters. Vanessa can also help in respect of motoring matters and commercial road haulage infringements.