Askara is a Solicitor based in our Redditch office specialising in all types of criminal defence work.
Having qualified in 2017, Askara has a broad range of experience in representing clients all over the UK at the Police Station from the point of initial arrest right through to their proceedings in the Magistrates Court and the Youth Court. Askara has successfully defended clients nationwide in all aspects of very serious and complex crime with particular emphasis on but not limited to minor motoring matters, serious violence, sexual offences, dishonesty offences and multi-million pound drug conspiracies.
Askara has also played an integral role whilst working as a part of a wider team defending clients in high profile cases in the Crown Court and Court of Appeal.
Askara is meticulous in her approach to scrutinising evidence in order to provide clients with clear and succinct advice. With her astute listening skills combined with her exceptional ability to negotiate she strives to achieve the best results for all clients.
Although the bulk of her legal experience has been in criminal defence work, Askara is dual trained and has invaluable experience working within the family department. Askara regularly takes instructions from clients in relation to family matters, prepares documents including statements and assists Counsel at hearings.
Askara takes pride in approaching her work with vigour; client care being at the heart of her work.
Memberships & Accreditations
Askara is a member of the Criminal Litigation Panel accredited through the Law Society and possesses a CLAS Magistrates Court Qualification.
Askara is also Police Station Accredited.
Hobbies & Interests
Askara enjoys luxury travel discovering and exploring key landmarks as well as the thrill of jet skiing, speed boating and paragliding. Aside from travelling, Askara takes pleasure in fine dining, baking and a spot of retail therapy.