Both Sophia and Sian join 5SAH as a third six pupils, following the completion of pupillage at leading sets of criminal chambers.
prosecutes and defends in a wide range of criminal cases and is Youth Court qualified. Sophia also has experience of regulatory proceedings. Sophia is keen to extend her practice into Chambers’ other practice areas. She is supervised by Mark Cotter QC. Before starting pupillage, Sophia worked at Kingsley Napley LLP as a criminal litigation paralegal. Sophia assisted in all aspects of financial crime, general crime and extradition.
Sian has experience of a wide range of criminal cases in the Magistrates’, Youth and Crown Court. Sian is keen to extend her practice into Chambers’ other practice areas and is supervised by Ben Keith, specialist in International and Extradition Law. Before pupillage, Sian spent three years gaining considerable experience in criminal defence work, working as an assistant to a Senior Partner of Edward Fail, Bradshaw & Waterson.
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