Isobel Thomas, led by David McLachlan QC, was instructed as Junior Counsel for the prosecution of a convicted drug…Read more
Isobel ThomasCall To The Bar: 2012
Isobel Thomas prosecutes and defends in a wide range of criminal matters; including, but not limited to, sexual offences, drugs, violence and fraud. She is also frequently instructed in driving matters, having developed a reputation as a forceful advocate able to deal with complex/unusual legal issues that may arise. Isobel is able to able to quickly build a good rapport with clients and provides clear and practical advice at every stage in proceedings.
In her regulatory practice, Isobel is often instructed by Local Authorities and private clients to deal with a variety of matters, including licensing, food safety and trading standards.
Isobel also accepts instructions in civil cases. She appears before the County Court in small claim and fast track trials. She advises on both liability and quantum in a range of personal injury matters.
Prior to joining the bar, Isobel worked for a well-known North London solicitors firm, during which she completed the preliminary stages of becoming an accredited Police Station representative. She also spent considerable time working on the case of R v AK & AW, the largest mortgage fraud to have taken place in the UK.
Isobel is public access qualified and is a level 2 prosecutor for the CPS.