Alejandra is a sought-after jury advocate with a busy criminal practice in the Crown Court and Courts Martial, instructed on behalf of both the Defence and Prosecution. She also has experience appearing before the Court of Appeal.
Alejandra's practice encompasses a wide range of offences including murder, serious sexual offences, serious violence, firearms, drugs, financial crime, dishonesty offences and POCA.
Regularly instructed as sole counsel in complex and sensitive cases, Alejandra has experience in cross-examining experts and dealing with vulnerable witnesses, child witnesses and efendants. She is meticulous with her case preparation, which allows her to represent her clients with mastery of the law and the facts.
Notable cases include murder, attempted murder, rape, historic sexual offences, kidnap, county lines drug dealing, and gang related tit-for-tat shootings and stabbings.
Alejandra is a native Spanish speaker, a Grade 3 and RASSO Prosecutor, and is direct access qualified. Alejandra is listed in The Legal 500 as a 'Rising Star' (Tier 1).
17 June 2022
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‘fearless in advancing the cause of her clients but eminently sensible and realistic in the advice that she gives to the lay client‘ Legal 500 2022
‘Her advice to instructing solicitors and submissions to the courts amply demonstrate a first-class mastery of the brief, coupled with an incisive mind which allows her to identify and deal with the real issues in any case.’ Legal 500 2022