Rebecca Smart

Rebecca Smart

Rebecca Smart

Solicitor

Advises on following areas of law:

Criminal law - Rebecca also has experience advising on military law and appeal matters

 

Particular areas of expertise:

Rebecca regularly represents clients at the Magistrates Court and is an experienced representative at the police station. Rebecca has defended in cases of murder, rape, historic sex, GBH, drug importation and complex fraud.

 

What are their particular strengths/skills?

Rebecca is a strong advocate in court, renowned for her client care. She has a depth of experience methodically preparing cases for trial in the Magistrates and Crown Court.

 

When and why did they become interested in the area of law in which they practice?

Rebecca enrolled on a number of law placements whilst undertaking her undergraduate degree. Her second placement was crime and she has never looked back.

 

Awards

  • Accredited police station representative.
  • CLAS Duty Solicitor
  • Higher Rights Advocate

 

Charity membership/fundraising activity

Rebecca is a member of Amnesty International UK.