Gemma Stokes
Year of call: 2013

An experienced trial advocate. Gemma brings a great deal of enthusiasm and is very meticulous in all that she does. Gemma qualified as a solicitor in 2005, a duty solicitor in 2006 and achieved higher rights of audience in 2007.

Areas of practice

  • Criminal Law: prosecuting and defending with experience of a broad range of cases with a particular interest in cases involving sexual offences and money laundering.
  • Family Law: acting for Local Authorities, parents, children, Special Guardians and other family members

For more detailed guides to Gemma’s work, please click on one of the practice areas listed.


Her work

Gemma accepts instructions from members of the public and fellow professionals as well as traditional referrals from solicitors.  

Despite the restrictions on public funding in her areas of law, Gemma welcomes legal aid instructions.

Gemma has also undertaken work for NHS England, East Anglia Area Team and has knowledge of the processes involved in joining the list, and the investigatory process following complaints by patients.

QUALIFICATIONS
LLB: Northampton Grade 2 Prosecutor Formerly a solicitor Member: Criminal Bar Association