Karen Robinson > Chambers of Mark Ellison QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Mark Ellison QC
QEB Hollis Whiteman
1-2 LAURENCE POUNTNEY HILL
LONDON
EC4R 0EU
England
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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.

Memberships

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

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Crime

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Karen RobinsonQEB Hollis WhitemanAn exceptionally talented junior.