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Mountford Chambers are delighted to welcome Shekyena Marcelle-Brown as a third six pupil

14/03/2022

We are delighted to welcome Shekyena Marcelle-Brown as a third six pupil, commencing today (14th March 2022).

Shekyena specialises in Criminal law and Professional Discipline and regularly defends a broad range of offences such as violence including domestic, animal cruelty, road traffic, public order, drugs, and weapons in the Crown, Magistrates’ and Youth courts.

She has experience representing vulnerable clients with mental health conditions, as well as youths having completed Youth Justice training from the Youth Justice Legal Centre.

Shekyena prosecutes as a Grade 1 CPS Panel Advocate and also represents the Police in civil order applications and most recently secured a Stalking Protection Order for the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police.

She has a particular interest in Regulatory law and Professional Discipline and has been instructed by the Nursing and Midwifery Council to present interim order applications in cases involving serious allegations of professional misconduct.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Shekyena worked at the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a Case Manager, and the Health and Care Professions Council as a Case Manager and Advocate. Most recently she worked at the Financial Ombudsman Service and the Adjudicator’s Office (HM Revenue & Customs), where she developed experience in financial and tax matters.

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