Rose Commander
  • Location: Hackney
  • Role: Assistant Solicitor
  • Practice Area: Criminal Defence

Education and Qualifications:

LL.B Bachelor of Laws (awarded with GDL and LPC) – University of Law – 1st
LPC – University of Law – Distinction
GDL – University of Law – Distinction
BA (Hons) History – University of Manchester 2:1

Rose has been a fully accredited police station representative since 2012 and has had Higher Rights since her qualification in 2015.

Professional history:

Rose joined the Hackney criminal team in March 2016, having completed her training at a long-established firm in South East London where she balanced a serious crime caseload with representing respondents in care proceedings.


Rose represents clients from the initial stages in the police station through to advocacy at trial in relation to all criminal offences.

Other interests:

An accomplished and competitive sportsperson, Rose has competed for the Midlands and at National League level in hockey and completed the Amsterdam Half Marathon in an hour and thirty nine minutes, she presently enjoys kick boxing and regular spin classes. In her spare time she is a keen foodie, enjoys craft beer and travels whenever possible, although most often to the coast of West Wales.

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