Marilyn provides advice and representation in all areas of criminal and regulatory law. She is a skilled, astute and persuasive advocate, who offers meticulous case preparation, a keen tactical acumen and exceptional client care. She regularly appears in the Crown Court in cases involving complex issues of law and has also appeared in the Court of Appeal.
Marilyn has extensive experience across a wide spectrum of criminal cases. She is instructed in areas that include fraud and financial crime, homicide and serious violence, sexual offences, firearms offences and both the production and supply of drugs.
Marilyn has experience in prosecutions brought by the Financial Conduct Authority, Serious Fraud Office, Trading Standards and Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs. She has represented clients facing confiscation enforcement proceedings and advised in a range of matters including cash seizure and forfeiture. She can quickly assimilate substantial amounts of material and is skilled at identifying key issues.
Marilyn is regularly instructed in serious and organised crime. She has both acted and advised in high profile and complex trials, including large-scale conspiracies to commit violence, fraud and drug offences. She has an engaging court style and a firm yet steadfast approach. She is frequently instructed as sole and led junior.
Year of call: 2010 Inn: Inner Temple
Criminal Bar Association; South Eastern Circuit; Inner Temple
Brunel University – 2009, LLB (Hons); College of Law – 2010, Very Competent