Fiona Clancy secures acquittal in racially aggravated assault trial

June 1, 2017

Fiona Clancy from Exchange Chambers has secured an acquittal for her client in relation to a racially aggravated assault after a three day trial at Manchester Crown Court.

The Defendant was a vulnerable individual who had suffered a brain injury and was accused of assaulting a member of security staff and racially abusing them.

An Intermediary was used during the trial to assist the Defendant’s ability to communicate and understand matters during the trial process.

Fiona Clancy was called to the Bar in 2013. She has a well-established criminal practice and is regularly instructed to defend in the Crown Court in a wide range of cases.