Operation Greenfield 2 – Lucie acted as a led junior and POCA counsel, Alongside a senior member of our team, Robin Shellard in Operation Greenfield 2. This was a large drugs conspiracy in the local area. Those prosecuted in the trial were found guilty and sentenced to immediate custody.
R v G&G – Led by Robin Shellard in the prosecution of parents charged with causing grievous bodily harm to 6-week-old twin babies. The injuries included broken bones and serious brain injury to one of the twins and the evidence involved multidisciplinary paediatric evidence and disclosure from the family court proceedings. The consideration of the latter was greatly aided by Lucie’s experience in care proceedings.
R v F – Defence of a man charged with multiple counts of sexual assaults of under 13s, possession of indecent images and paedophile manuals in a case which required sensitive but robust cross examination of multiple vulnerable witnesses.
R v SC – Prosecution of a woman who defrauded her elderly relative of a sum approaching half a million pounds in order to fund her lavish lifestyle and drug habit.
R v H – Defended a man charged with sexual assault, successfully relying on the defence of non-insane automatism on the basis that his frontal lobe epilepsy had caused the behaviour in question.
R v R – Defence in a case involving multiple counts of assault, GBH and attempted rape within the context of an allegedly abusive relationship.
R v C&S – Co-defended alongside David Maunder in a case involving county lines drug dealing, assault and kidnapping to enforce a drug debt.
R v L&L – Prosecution of a joint enterprise case involving grievous bodily harm where the roles of the co-defendants were different but both contributed to the resulting injuries in some form.
R v C – Defence of a youth club worker in a case involving multiple allegations of sexual assault.