Ciara has worked in the legal profession for a number of years, qualifying as a Police Station Accredited Representative in 2011 and as a Solicitor in 2017.
Ciara specialises in criminal defence and police misconduct matters. She defends clients on behalf of the Police Federation of England & Wales, representing Police Officers in criminal, employment and police discipline procedures.
Formerly a Duty Solicitor in the Police Station and Magistrates Court, Ciara has a wealth of experience dealing with a wide range of cases from offences of murder, assault and sexual allegations to motoring offences. Ciara has experience in presenting cases of Special Reasons and Exceptional Hardship in circumstances where potential driving disqualifications may arise.
Being accused of a criminal offence and/or misconduct can be an intimidating experience and Ciara is able to be to provide clients with professional and accurate advice whilst ensuring the client feels supported and reassured so that the best possible outcome is achieved.