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Tamara Pawson

Year of call: 2003

Defends and prosecutes all areas of crime, with significant experience in serious crime. Recent instruction includes offences of Rape and other serious sexual assault of both a recent and historical nature, Arson, Violent Disorder, Robbery, Making Indecent Images of Children, Bank Fraud, Wounding with Intent and large scale drug supply.

Established CPS Level 3 prosecutor, confident in dealing with ancillary applications including POCA Confiscation Orders and Sexual Offences Prevention Orders. Regularly attends training seminars, including the prosecution of serious sexual offences seminar.

Practice Summary

Successfully appeared before the Court of Appeal (Criminal Division) on numerous occasions.

In addition to matters prosecuted by the Crown, has experience in those prosecuted by other authorities including HM Revenue and Customs, local councils and the Probation Service.

Significant experience in prison law, representing lay clients before the Parole Board and in adjudication hearings before an Independent Adjudicator.

Positions held

Judge (P/T) of the First Tier Tribunal Social Entitlement Chamber

Professional Memberships

The North Eastern Circuit
The Criminal Bar Association

Practice Summary

Experience includes involvement in applications for such orders as Football Banning Orders, Sexual Offences Prevention Orders and Foreign Travel Orders.

Professional Memberships

The North Eastern Circuit
The Criminal Bar Association


  • The University of Hull Law (Ll.B)
  • Nottingham Law School Bar Vocational Course

Professional Membership

  • The North Eastern Circuit
  • The Criminal Bar Association

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