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Bathsheba Cassel

Criminal Barrister
  • Year of Call
  • 2005

Criminal Law

Murder, Manslaughter and Non-Fatal Violence:

Overview

Bathsheba Cassel appears regularly for the defence and the prosecution in cases involving murder and all other allegations of violent offending.  Bathsheba consistently brings to such cases her highly developed trial advocacy skills, her strong knowledge of the law and her ability to connect and communicate effectively with all within the courtroom, regardless of background or ability.

Serious Sexual Offences

Overview

Bathsheba Cassel appears regularly for the prosecution and defence in cases involving allegations of sexual offending.  She has been appointed to the CPS Advocate Panel rape and child sexual abuse list.  Bathsheba has extensive experience of the issues involved in such cases which enables her to deal with the sensitivities of these cases to the highest professional standards whilst delivering a consistently high quality of work.

 

Fraud, Commercial Crime, Confiscation and other Dishonesty Offences

Overview

Bathsheba Cassel appears regularly for the prosecution and the defence in cases involving financial crime.  In 2008, she undertook a secondment at the Revenue and Customs Prosecutions Office where she had conduct of some of the largest confiscation cases in the country at that time, giving her invaluable and unrivalled experience.  She is adept at handling, presenting and/or challenging serious and complex points of law and fact in such cases.

Regulatory Offences:

Overview

Bathsheba Cassel is regularly instructed for the prosecution and defence across a broad spectrum of regulatory offences.

Drugs offences

Overview

Bathsheba Cassel has significant experience of cases involving drugs offences, appearing regularly for both the prosecution and defence.

Driving Offences:

Overview

Bathsheba Cassel appears regularly for the prosecution and the defence in road traffic offences at all levels.    She has an in-depth knowledge of complex road traffic law as well as a keen understanding of the predicaments of both victims and those charged with such offences.

Parole Board and Prison Adjudications:

Overview

Bathsheba Cassel has experience representing prisoners at parole hearings and prison adjudications.

Biographical and Other Information

  • CPS
  • CPS Panel Advocate - Grade 3. CPS Panel Advocate - Rape and Child Sexual Abuse list.
  • Circuit
  • Circuit Junior for the Western Circuit
  • Member
  • Member of the Criminal Bar Association

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