Emma is a Rape Specialist for CPS London and CPS Kent.
Emma regularly prosecutes cases of rape and serious sexual assaults, with a particular specialism in cases involving children and vulnerable adults as victims.
Emma has a particular interest in the medical aspect of such cases.
She also prosecutes in pornography and child cruelty cases.
Recent cases include:
R v A, C & A: Leading Junior for the Crown in this 6 week trial. First and second defendants represented by Queen’s Counsel and junior. Defendants charged with the rape and serious sexual assault of six of their young female relatives, the allegations dating from the mid 1980s to the present day.
R v M: Historic sex case dating back to the early 1970s. The 73 year old defendant was charged with the rape and indecent assault of three young girls of his extended family.
R v S: Prosecution of father for the rape and serious sexual assault of his 8 year old daughter during their weekend access visits.
R v A: The defendant was charged with the rape and GBH of a female friend. Defendant represented by Queen’s Counsel and junior.
R v K, B & K: Prosecution of 3 defendants for the kidnap and rape of an escort, mistakenly believed to be a witness in an impending criminal prosecution.
R v G: Prosecution of an amateur football coach who had over a period of 4 years sexually assaulted 8 schoolboys he was coaching. The defendant had video-recorded those sexual assaults. Defendant also charged with the possession and distribution of over 60,000 indecent images of children.
R v S: Prosecuted a teacher charged with the sexual assault over 15 years of 3 schoolgirls to whom he was giving after-hours private tuition.
R v N & A: Prosecution of 2 teenage defendants for the vaginal, oral and anal rape of a 15 year old schoolgirl.