Nicoleta has a common law practice, with emphasis on crime. She prosecutes and defends in a wide range of cases, including those involving scientific evidence, sensitive disclosure issues and vulnerable witnesses. She is a Grade 3 CPS panel advocate.
In her civil practice, she acts for both claimants and defendants in personal injury litigation and is often instructed by local authorities. She has considerable experience of dealing with cases involving allegations of fraud.
Nicoleta’s criminal practice consists of both defence and prosecution work in the Magistrates’ and the Crown Court. She has experience of appeals against and sentence in the Crown Court and the Court of Appeal.
Before coming to the Bar, Nicoleta gained experience in the employment field by working in a solicitors’ firm. She represents both employers and employees and has a particular interest in discrimination law. Nicoleta has been instructed to appear in the Employment Appeal Tribunal. Her experience covers many areas of employment law including:
Nicoleta appears for both claimants and defendants. Her PI practice comprises of small and fast track RTA claims including credit hire cases, claims involving allegations of fraud. She has also been instructed to act in appeals to the county court. Nicoleta undertakes written advisory work on liability and quantum and drafts pleadings.
Nicoleta has experience in repossession work, mainly for landlords where the tenancies are assured or assured short hold tenancies. She has also dealt with possession orders and the setting aside of warrants of possession on the grounds of abuse of process. She has acted for landlords and tenants in contested possession claims. She has also represented landlords in commercial lettings disputes.