[IMG] Laura Porteous
Shaw Graham Kersh, Laura Porteous, Solicitor
TEL: 020 7734 9700
24 HOUR POLICE STATION ADVICE: 07074 959594
35 GREAT MARLBOROUGH ST, LONDON W1F 7JF
Solicitor (Admitted 2010)
joined this firm in 2010 from another Legal 500 ranked London firm.
Since then she
has developed a reputation for being an incredibly hard-working, intelligent and unflappable lawyer who will do all she
can to achieve the right result for her
She is a qualified duty solicitor and is on the Central London Magistrates', Youth and Extradition Court rotas and appears daily in the Magistrates' Courts where she has garnered much praise from the bench for her skilful advocacy.
also manages an extremely busy case-load covering the full spectrum of criminal offences and extradition matters.
ability to quickly identify the issues in a case and get to grips with matters at short notice has resulted in her
regularly accepting late instructions in cases where Legal Aid has been transferred from other firms.
has a particular interest in Youth Court work and has dealt sympathetically and conscientiously with children and young adults charged with the most serious of matters.
"I found Laura Porteous
to be really supportive throughout the process, she
offered good advice, was responsive and professional at all times.
I would definitely recommend Laura".
This case was transferred from another firm one month before trial, and Laura
has since requested disclosure relating to matters the previous firm had not considered.