Instructing Katherine Higgs
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Katherine Higgs prosecutes and defends in the Crown, Magistrates’ and Youth Courts. She has experience dealing with a wide range of criminal offences including serious violence, sex offences, drugs offences, public order offences, weapons offences and dishonesty offences. She also has considerable experience representing defendants charged with motoring offences, in particular those who are facing disqualification.
Prior to commencing pupillage, Katherine worked for 18 months in the financial crime department of a major London firm. She assisted in defending cases prosecuted by the SFO, NCA and CPS, several of which involved Encrochat devices, as well as prosecuting on behalf of the RSPCA including a large scale fraud case involving puppy farming.
Katherine has extensive experience representing defendants charged with a range of road traffic offences, including in applications for special reasons or exceptional hardship where they are facing disqualification.
Katherine has a busy defence practice in the Crown, Magistrates’ and Youth Courts.
Katherine prosecutes in the Crown and Magistrates’ Courts. She is regularly instructed to prosecute on behalf of the CPS, National Probation Service and Transport for London.