Michele has considerable experience of dealing with serious sexual offences including child prostitution and child cruelty, serious violence, firearms and large-scale conspiracies.
She has dealt with numerous cases involving vulnerable child and adult witnesses. She has been instructed in complex confiscation proceedings and has been a led junior in challenging, ‘paper heavy’ cases including murder and conspiracies involving fraud, theft and drugs.
Her Court Martial practice has included representing members of the armed forces overseas. She is known for her hardworking approach and approachable manner.
‘Michele (Stuart-Lofthouse) is an extremely approachable advocate, and she provides a high-quality level of client care. Very good in cross-examination.’ – Legal 500