R v Boyejo – Court of appeal – 2015
Sophie successfully appealed sentence for failing to surrender to bail. Her client was acquitted of attempted robbery but accepted failing to surrender for his trial. His sentence was halved from eight months to four.
R v F – Snaresbrook Crown Court – 2015
Sophie successfully appealed the conviction of a mother who had been accused of assaulting her 4 year old daughter in the presence of social workers.
R v B – Snaresbrook Crown Court – 2014
Sophie successfully defended a client accused of Benefit Fraud to the sum of £20,000. The jury returned a not guilty verdict within 7 minutes after a three day trial.
R v D – Stratford Magistrates Court – 2014
Sophie made a successful submission of no case to answer in relation to a public order offence and her client was acquitted after trial of the remaining charges of assault of his partner and assaulting a police officer on the basis of the excessive force used by the officer.