Role at GT Stewart:
Rochelle is a Solicitor and Police Station Representative in the crime department of our London City Office.
Rochelle is an accredited Police Station Representative and qualified Duty Solicitor. She obtained her Higher Rights of Audience whilst undergoing her training and qualified as a solicitor in August 2017. Since qualifying, she has advised and represented individuals facing a variety of different criminal offences in both the police station and the magistrates’ court, ranging from shoplifting to murder. Rochelle has been allocated as Trial advocate for magistrate and youth court matters; working with individuals from a variety of backgrounds and those with a number of vulnerabilities. She is often commended for her strong commitment to ensuring great client care.
Whilst completing her Training Contract, Rochelle conducted advocacy and case preparation for criminal and military matters. She is no stranger to hard work: undergoing 2 part-time jobs, whilst training full-time with Taylor Street Solicitors. Rochelle joined GT Stewart Solicitors as a fully qualified solicitor in 2018 and has continued to work diligently to secure the best results for her clients. She truly understands the importance of advancing her clients’ instructions in a cogent manner and supporting them through the emotional stress that may come about when faced with criminal proceedings.
Education and Qualifications:
- 1 BA History degree – Royal Holloway, University of London
- Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice Course – University of Law, Guildford
Rochelle is an avid reader and sports enthusiast – spending a number of years as a member of gymnastics, cheerleading and athletics teams. She is a passionate cook; but at the same time, enjoys trying new dishes and fresh produce from local markets and restaurants.