Lucie Stoker

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Barrister

Lucie joins the Crime team from Westgate Chambers in Lewes where she established a busy criminal practice.

She deals with matters from across the criminal spectrum for both the prosecution and defence including cases involving serious violence and sexual offences, drugs offences, fraud and other dishonesty offences brought to court by the CPS in addition to animal welfare and hunting cases brought by the RSPCA.

“Lucie was very responsive and easy to work with”

Recent cases

R v H Successfully defended an elderly man with frontal lobe epilepsy from an allegation of sexual assault using the defence of non-insane automatism.

R v P Secured acquittal of a man accused of s.18 GBH who maintained he was acting in self defence whilst in a highly intoxicated state.

R v L Instructed to defend a young woman with severe mental health problems who was convicted of GBH. The case involved significant amounts of medical evidence and proceedings to impose a hospital order with restrictions.

R v M Successfully appealed for the return of a dog used for illegal deer hunting on the basis that it was a beloved family pet and not merely part of a hunting pack.

R v B Currently instructed to defend a woman with learning difficulties in a large scale NHS bursary fraud trial.

Qualifications

LLB (Hons) 2:1 – Cardiff University

LLM (Merit) – Cardiff University

Bar Professional Training Course (Very Competent) – Cardiff University

Interests

When Lucie isn’t working, she loves to cook and writes a vegetarian food blog.

“Cases have been won solely due to Lucie’s analytical ability.” Contact Us

Latest News

  • Crime - 19, April
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    QSC Crime Team Current Position

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    The Criminal Justice System as a whole needs to be better funded and properly supported.   Members of the Queen Square Crime Team have responded to the Criminal Bar Association call for action and for the time being will refuse work with a representation order that post dates 1st April 2018. As you would expect, … Continue reading QSC Crime Team Current Position

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  • Crime - 26, March

    CPS Serious Crime Group Appointments

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    We are pleased to report three appointments to the CPS Serious Crime Group panel from Queen Square Chambers after an invitation for applications. Robin Shellard has been placed on the list as level 4.  Leanne Woodman and Charley Pattison have both been listed at level 2.  

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  • Crime - 13, November
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    Oliver Willmott prosecutes on serious collision between car transporter and ferry on River Humber

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    A former captain and marine pilot have each been given four months suspended sentences after pleading guilty to causing a collision in the River Humber. Gehan Sirimanne, marine pilot, now retired and Ruslan Uromov, former captain were sentenced at Hull Crown Court today (8th November) after pleading guilty to offences in connection with a collision … Continue reading Oliver Willmott prosecutes on serious collision between car transporter and ferry on River Humber

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