Sasha Barton > Hodge Jones & Allen > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Hodge Jones & Allen
180 NORTH GOWER STREET
LONDON
NW1 2NB
England

Work Department

Civil Liberties & Human Rights

Position

Sasha specialises in public and private law challenges against state bodies, with a particular interest in serious privacy breaches by state and other bodies, challenging the police for failures to investigate crimes and to protect vulnerable victims of sexual violence, challenging the police and CPS over serious disclosure failures and cases involving other human rights violations.

Career

Commission for Racial Equality 2002-05, Trained at  Hodge Jones & Allen Solicitors, Admitted May 2009, Associate July 2013, Senior Associate November 2014, Partner May 2016

Memberships

• Discrimination Law Association
• Police Action Lawyers Group
• Legal Reference Group for the Centre for Women’s Justice

Education

Robinson College, Cambridge University 1996 – 1999

Leisure

Running, skiing, swimming, walking, cycling, reading, cinema & theatre.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Public sector > Administrative and public law

Hodge Jones & Allen is well known for its expertise in actions against the police, inquests and miscarriages of justice. Within medical law, the team has niche expertise in public law challenges against medical institutions such as the NHS. Susie Labinjoh is highly regarded for her expertise in seeking compensation for the victims of miscarriages of justice; recent highlights include acting on behalf of Extinction Rebellion protestors and Kings College London students. Jocelyn Cockburn is frequently involved in inquests relating to deaths in police custody. Sasha Barton specialises in challenges against state bodies, including representing vulnerable victims of sexual assault, rape and domestic violence.