Helena Duong > 23ES > London, England > Lawyer Profile

1 Gray\'s Inn Square


Helena both prosecutes and defends in all criminal courts. She is experienced in handling cases across the spectrum of criminal offences, including serious violence, drugs, robbery and fraud.

In addition to her criminal practice, Helena has considerable experience in financial regulation. She has been instructed on a continuing basis for 18 months by an offshore firm in a highly confidential financial services regulatory investigation. This involved a detailed understanding and application of the anti-money laundering and counter terrorist-financing regulatory framework.

In September 2013, Helena spent a month working at a cabinet d’avocats specialising in criminal law in Paris as a recipient of a scholarship from the Pegasus Trust.

Before coming to the Bar, Helena worked as a research assistant on the criminal law team at the Law Commission, assisting in the projects on the insanity defence and unfitness to plead.


Called 2010.


Université Panthéon – Asss (2007 Erasmus); Queen Mary University of London (2008 LLB English and European Law, 2009 General LLM); BPP Law School (2010 Bar Vocational Course).