Lizzie Wilson has been a tenant in Chambers since November 2015 following her completion of Pupillage.
Lizzie specialises in criminal and family law. In crime, both defending and prosecuting, she has a wealth of experience in Crown Courts, Youth Courts and Magistrates’ Courts across the country. She has defended a range of offences and has particular experience in violent crime, drug related offences and motoring offences. In family law Lizzie appears for respondent parents, grandparents and children (both directly and by their Children's Guardian) in public law Children Act/Adoption Act proceedings.
Lizzie also has a strong regulatory and professional discipline practice and has experience in cases before the Nursing and Midwifery Council in particular.
James Martin leading Lizzie Wilson as led Junior. Case involved allegations that MS was the leading figure in a conspiracy to steal to order high value motor cars either by keyless thefts or by burglaries where the car keys were stolen. It was a sophisticated operation where cars were stolen to order which had a total value of well over £2m
Stephen Chippeck leading Lizzie Wilson representing a learning and physically disabled mother who was alleged to have made up false rape allegations and child cruelty allegations against F. Following the hearing the allegations against her found to be false and her allegations against F found to be true and her child ordered to remain with her.