– BA [Hons] in Criminal Psychology from Southampton University. A Post Graduate Degree in Law from Kingston. BVC from BPP Law School London 2004. Called to the Bar by the Inner Temple.
She’s also an Accredited Litigator
Mary is in demand all over the country and has an excellent reputation for being a straight-talking and forward-thinking practitioner. Her tactical response to legal problems is hard to match. This type of approach makes her a very popular barrister and definitely one to instruct via public access. She believes that a client’s needs are of the utmost importance.
Her areas of practice include Private Family Law with a particular emphasis on Children, Contact, Matrimonial Financial Disputes and Divorce. She also takes instruction in General Civil Law: Small Claims, Fast Track and Multi Track, Professional Negligence and Liability, Crime: Motor Defence, Magistrates Court, Crown Court Appeals on Sentence and Conviction.
Mary is regularly seen at the Family Courts, High Court, County Courts and Magistrates Court.
Michael A B Watts, Director of Chambers – 10th February 2015