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Marie Spenwyn


Marie is a criminal defence barrister and a Recorder sitting in the Crown Court.  She represents those accused of the most serious offences predominantly murder, violent crime and sexual offences frequently involving psychiatric defences and mental health disposals. She is particularly experienced in dealing with vulnerable clients and witnesses especially children and those with mental health problems or neurodiverse conditions.  She also is a visiting Lecturer for the University of Law and involved in education and training for barristers.