Abigail Langford

Deputy Head of the Criminal Law Team

Call: 2005

E: clerks@broadwayhouse.co.uk

T: 01274 722 560 or 0113 246 2600

LL.B (Hons), Leeds University (2003)
LL.M, Newcastle University (2005)
Lincoln’s Inn

Legal Aid Supplier Number 201LJ

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Practice Overview

Abigail undertakes both prosecution and defence work across the north eastern circuit . A grade 4 prosecutor and a member of the CPS Rape and Serious Sexual Assault Panel, she is experienced in dealing with cases involving vulnerable witnesses , particularly young witnesses and defendants. Abigail has a particular specialism in dealing with the Defendants with mental illness, including conducting conferences/ hearings in a hospital setting. Abigail deals with cases involving serious sexual offending both for the prosecution and the defence. Abigail is down to earth and has a pragmatic approach to dealing with complex cases. Abigail has a particular specialism in dealing with cases with complex disclosure issues for both the prosecution and defence.

Other areas of work :

Mental Health Tribunals