July 2024

The law society has issued an updated practice note on prosecution of victims of human trafficking.

Southwell and Partners managing director, Ms Philippa Southwell, contributes to the drafting of the practice note. The practice note issues important guidance to practitioners representing victims of human trafficking and modern slavery.

Topics covered within the practice note are:

  • International and domestic law concerning victims of trafficking
  • CPS guidance on trafficking cases
  • Court of Appeal decisions
  • Particular responsibilities for solicitors in trafficking cases

For full practice note see link here.