Miss Kate Maddison LLB (Hons)

Assistant Solicitor

  • Admitted as a Solicitor: 2015
  • Kate@dartonlaw.co.uk
  • Accreditations / Memberships
    CLAS / Law Society / SRA

Criminal Defence

Kate attends police stations on a regular basis and has gained a large amount of experience in advising clients in respect of serious offences. Due to her empathetic manner, clients often feel at ease when represented by Kate. She has represented clients for all manner of offences from low level theft to rape and attempted murder.

Kate appears regularly in the Magistrates Courts, having qualified as a duty solicitor, and prepares a wide range of cases for trial at the Crown Court.

Motoring Law

Kate has represented many clients in the Magistrates Courts for driving offences such as drink driving, driving without insurance and careless driving. Kate also prepares more serious driving offences for trial at the Crown Court.

Family Law

She is also experienced in dealing with cases in the family law department, advising clients in divorce matters, Children Act proceedings and ancillary (financial) relief. Kate is meticulous in her preparation of all cases and ensures that she receives the best for her clients. Due to her thorough approach to preparation of files, she advances strong arguments on behalf of her clients to ensure the best result is achieved.

Notable Cases

R v V (Kingston Crown Court)
S18 GBH & Robbery

Case listed for trial. After representations made to the Crown, the client pleaded guilty to S20 GBH, a less serious offence.

R v O (Isleworth Crown Court)
Sexual assault

After meticulous preparation, the client was acquitted after trial.

 
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