Preparing To Defend Sexual Offences – A Preparation Checklist

Preparing To Defend Sexual Offences – A Preparation Checklist – Webinar


In this free webinar held on 27 January 2021, Clare Ashcroft of Garden Court North Chambers provides an in-depth analysis of the likely issues raised in sex cases and the strategy to be adopted. 

Clare looks at how best to approach disclosure, third party material and material subject to dual jurisdictions.  She also discusses how best to utilise such material within the trial process, particularly with reference to s.41 cross examination on previous sexual history and s.28 cross-examination of young complainants.

Target Audience

This webinar is aimed at legal practitioners and those working with them.


The recording and slides were available for three months following the event.

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Clare Ashcroft, Garden Court North Chambers

Clare is ranked in the 2021 edition of the Legal 500 as a leading junior in general crime.  She is experienced in dealing with complex and voluminous evidence which often encompasses expert evidence regarding cell site, encrypted devices, firearms and ANPR evidence.

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