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Hannah qualified as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court and a Higher Rights Advocate in September 2013. She qualified as a Duty Solicitor in 2014 and became an Associate of Taylor Haldane Barlex in 2017.
Area of expertise
Hannah is highly regarded by both clients and colleagues alike. She is focussed upon obtaining the best result for her clients in all circumstances and has an excellent trial record, both as a litigator and as an advocate.
She is a highly motivated, hard-working and approachable individual who manages her own caseload and frequently acts as the trial advocate.
During her time at THB, Hannah has acted for clients facing the most serious of offences. She regularly appears in the Crown Court and has experience of dealing with a wide array of serious criminal cases.
Hannah has a specific specialism in dealing with young defendants who are charged with serious offences, both in the Youth Court and ‘grave crimes’ cases in the Crown Court. As a result of her knowledge in this area, she was involved in making representations and submissions to the Home Office regarding Youth Justice.
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Hannah has a great amount of experience of defending clients charged with road traffic offences.
Hannah has defended clients charged with drink driving and has instructed scientific experts to comment on post-driving alcohol consumption and alcohol back-calculations. She is also familiar with all of the technical requirements and defences based upon police procedures.
Hannah has represented many clients charged with careless and dangerous driving. In defending these cases, Hannah has frequently worked with an expert witness consultancy which includes collision reconstruction experts and vehicle examiners.
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Health & Safety
Hannah regularly assists the firm’s successful Health and Safety Department with both litigation support and advocacy.
Examples of Health & Safety cases:
Hannah has worked on a number of fraud cases and has gained a lot of experience of dealing with cases that involve considering huge amounts of evidence. Hannah has been able to assess this evidence and then ensure that her preparation results in the best outcome for her client.
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Hannah has been involved in regulatory cases as a result of the firm’s growing presence in this area.
Hannah is able to apply her criminal advocacy experience to these cases and is familiar with the various Rules of Practice and Sanctions guidance issued by different regulators.
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Hannah devotes her spare time to all things equestrian. She breaks and schools horses in addition to training and competing with her own horse, Solomon. She ran the London Marathon in April 2017 raising money for the Children’s Society and loves to travel
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