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Chambers of Mark Ellison QC

1-2 LAURENCE POUNTNEY HILL, LONDON, EC4R 0EU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7933 8855
Fax:
Fax 020 7929 3732
DX:
858 LONDON CITY
Email:
Web:
www.qebholliswhiteman.co.uk

Karen Robinson

Tel:
Work 020 7933 8855
Email:
QEB Hollis Whiteman (Chambers of Mark Ellison QC)

Position

Karen Robinson’s expertise spans all areas of criminal law, and she is instructed to prosecute on behalf of the major prosecuting authorities and by leading defence solicitors. She has been appointed to the Attorney General’s list of approved counsel and is a Grade 3 prosecutor. In general crime, her specialised areas include serious and organised crime, police corruption, murder, firearms, fraud, drug and serious sexual offences. She has developed considerable experience in associated proceedings, including confiscation, restraint and forfeiture. Karen has particular expertise in cases involving complex disclosure issues, public interest immunity and third party material. She has also dealt with a number of cases where the mental health of the defendant has been in issue. Karen is instructed by HMRC in appeals brought in the VAT and Duties Tribunal by companies denied VAT repayments because of alleged involvement in Missing Trader Intra Community (MTIC) fraud. Karen is also instructed to appear before professional disciplinary tribunals, including the General Social Care Council and the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

Career

Called Lincoln’s Inn 2000; joined QEB Hollis Whiteman March 2010.

Member

Registered with the Bar Council Public Access Directory; Public Access Bar Association (PABA).


London Bar

Crime (general crime)

Within: Crime (general crime) – Leading juniors

Karen Robinson - QEB Hollis WhitemanInstructed by the CPS in terrorism cases.

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