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JULIA MACKWORTH

Call: 1999
Inn: Inner Temple
Email: clerks@4bb.co.uk
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AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Practises exclusively in criminal defence. Junior counsel to the first (main) defendant on the largest international and UK fraud in recent history R v PLACE the Confidential Access case.

  • 12 years experience of defending those charged with:
  • SEXUAL CRIMES (ESPECIALLY THOSE AGAINST CHILDREN)
  • SEX TRAFFICKING AND PROSTITUTION
  • SERIOUS VIOLENCE
  • MULTI-HANDED PUBLIC DISORDER
  • DRUG IMPORTATION AND SUPPLY

CASES OF NOTE

  • R v WH AND ORS, St Albans Crown Court 2019 Successfully defended in a 7-week money laundering case. Instructed by Mr Nasir Ali Hussain of Musa Patels LLP of Dewsbury, two of eight defendants were acquitted in a document heavy fraud at St Albans. The prosecution alleged a complex insider banking fraud in which large sums stolen were quickly diverted through multiple layers of businesses across the UK. This defence team put forward a detailed and sophisticated defence involving a large quantity of business and banking records combined with expert forensic accountancy reports.

  • R v A AND H

  • R v I

  • R v DAR Large scale housing fraud

  • R v BAIBOKAS AND JANKAUSKAS Car ringing and drugswith Ken Aylett

  • R v KISILAUSAKAS (s18)

  • R v KHAN AND ASHRAF Long firm fraudwith Ken Aylett

  • R v M

  • R v JASPREET SINGH Kidnap

  • R v STEVE ASHLEY Large-scale cultivation cannabis

  • R v ATILA Multiple brothelsled by Dora Belford/Ken Aylett

  • R v WILSON MOONIE Multi handed gang burglaries

  • R v RUBENS ANDRADE Robbery and ABH

  • R v G

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Criminal Bar Association

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

  • BA Hons (Durham)
  • LLB Hons (London)