Georgina Coade

Year of call:

2005

Education:

2001 - University of Nottingham, BA (Hons) Art History

2004 - College of Law, PGDip Law

2005 - Nottingham Law School, BVC

Career:

2005 - Pupil of Fiona Dix-Dyer at No 6, Leeds

2006 - Tenant at No 6

2013 - Grade 3 prosecutor

2015 - No 6 becomes Park Square Barristers Tenant at 5 Paper Buildings, London

2016 - 2018 - Criminal Justice Adviser, Ethiopia

2019 - Tentant at Park Square Barristers Door Tenant at 5 Paper Buildings, London

Currently on sabbatical and not available to receive instructions

 

Georgina has regularly prosecuted on behalf of Trading Standards. As junior to Katherine Robinson, she assisted in the prosecution of a four-handed multi-million-pound conspiracy to defraud and regulatory prosecution.

As part of these proceedings and many others in her general criminal practice, Georgina also has substantial experience of confiscation proceedings.

Georgina has experience prosecuting offences of copyright theft and cases involving complex computer evidence.  She has also undertaken cases for the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills.

Notable cases

  • R v Saunders [2015] – Conspiracy to defraud prosecution on behalf of National Trading Standards eCrime unit.  Defendant set up a complex web of fraudulent online businesses to effect scams.
  • R v Jones [2015] – Prosecuted ‘rogue traders’ for fraud and offences contrary to the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations. Case involved numerous and vulnerable complainants
  • R v Clough [2013] – Successfully prosecuted builder for multiple frauds on vulnerable victims in a case featured on ITV’s Rogue Traders
  • R v Jones, Dodds & Wild [2013] – Successfully prosecuted defendants for mis-selling will-writing services and financial products under the Consumer Protection Regulations
  • R v Christofi & others [2011] – Prosecution junior to Katherine Robinson in four-handed £2million conspiracy to defraud and regulatory prosecution. Case involved around 200 complainants

Contact Georgina’s clerk

Madeleine Gray on 0113 202 8603

Patrick Urbina on 0113 213 5250