Georgiana McCarthy joined Wells Burcombe in January 2018 having previously held an administrative role at GT Stewart Solicitors in London. She is currently studying law through the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives. She has completed the Level 6 qualification in both Criminal Law and Criminal Litigation almost achieving top marks.
Georgiana has dealt with many appeal cases in respect of serious sex offences and violent offences including murder. She has also dealt with Crown Court cases, particularly in relation to violent offences. Notable cases include:
R v S – Secured a not guilty for client on a s20 GBH
R v A – Managed to get client's IPP quashed. Sentencing judge ought to have found extended sentence was sufficient. Client was years over tariff and was released immediately.
Only English fluently (trying to learn Greek!!)