Antonia Okwu is a senior criminal defence lawyer

Antonia represents a wide range of clients from all walks of life during interviews under caution at various venues including police stations and also at hearings in both the magistrates and crown courts. She qualified as a solicitor in 1999 and began her career at Powell Spencer and Partners , a leading criminal law practice where she remained for over 16 years. Her expertise extends to representing those involved in high profile cases including individuals charged with serious offences i.e Murder and offences under The Terrorism Act. She has also represented clients charged with Fraud and offences under the Proceeds Of Crime Act.
Antonia also has Higher Rights Of Audience which permit her to represent clients in both civil and criminal proceedings at the higher courts.

In addition to the above, Antonia is also a qualified personal trainer and life coach and enjoys helping and encouraging others to meet their goals and work towards becoming the best version of themselves. Antonia also enjoys running and yoga and has ran in 13 marathons to date.

Qualifications:
LLB (Hons),  LPC

E-mail:
aokwu@applebyshaw.com

Memberships:
Law Society