Grade 1 Prosecutor
Uzma worked as a legal adviser in the Magistrates Court for several years before working as a Criminal Barrister in the Teesside area..
Uzma appears regularly before the Magistrates Court and Crown Court on behalf of the prosecution, defence and probation service across the North East.
She has experience of representing patients before Mental Health tribunals, prisoners before parole board hearings and has successfully represented clients before licensing committees and appeals regarding Taxi, Firearms and Premises licences.
Uzma has a particular interest in Immigration law and undertakes all aspects of immigration work including Asylum, Deportation, Entry Clearance and Appeals, appearing frequently before the Asylum and Immigration Tribunals throughout the UK.
Uzma is able to receive instructions direct from the public through the Bar’s Public Access Scheme.