The Court of Appeal last week quashed the conviction for a victim of human trafficking who was exploited as a child and tried as an adult for deception. Philippa Southwell of Southwell and Partners has spent 5 years representing this applicant working on challenging the conviction.

Instructed counsel: Ben Douglas Jones KC of 5 Paper Buildings and Jim Robottom of Matrix Chambers.

Southwell & Partners specialise in representing victims of human trafficking and forced criminality exploitation.

Should you require any advice on cases of this nature please get in contact.