Our Team

Ara Brace-Sartaj


"Client care is at the heart of every step, decision and active approach we endeavour"

Ara is a dedicated paralegal specialising in criminal defence. Having spent numerous years working in criminal law, she is passionate about fighting for the rights of the most vulnerable and is committed to achieving justice. Whether you have been charged, or are under investigation, she is dedicated to supporting clients through every step, from start to finish. She has extensive experience working on Crown Court matters, ensuring that every requirement is met to an excellent standard.
She takes the view that being proactive achieves results and values the firm’s ethos of taking every necessary step to avoid a criminal charge where possible by virtue of pre-charge advice and skilled representation.
Her attention to detail in legal drafting is what drives her on a daily basis to ensure that the law is challenged where need be, and our client’s rights are protected at every opportunity.
Though she has a particular interest in fraud offences, she represents clients under investigation for a range of offences. It is her passion for the law, litigation and advocacy that drives her to be the best she can be, placing client care at the heart of every step.

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