Teresa qualified as a solicitor in May 1985 and achieved her rights of audience in the Crown Court in 1994. Teresa was one of the first solicitors in the country to gain this qualification.
Teresa has conducted numerous trials in the Crown Court. She has represented defendants charged with all types of criminal offences. These include rape, sexual assault, drugs supply, grievous bodily harm, burglary, firearms offences and theft and fraud. Teresa has been junior counsel in murder trials and has represented defendants in lengthy multi-handed trials.