Mika joined Trinity Chambers in August 2023, having been a tenant at Cardinal Chambers for 8 years and prior to that 6 years at East Anglian Chambers. Before coming to the Bar Mika worked for Citizens Advice Bureau as a legal caseworker representing clients at court and managing a large volume of cases.
Specialising in family law Mika accepts instructions in all areas surrounding family breakdown from domestic abuse and injunctive relief, to arrangements for children, care proceedings and finances on divorce.
Mika is an experienced advocate, whose calming and reassuring approach puts her clients at ease. She has a reputation for being thorough in her preparation with attention to detail. She has strong negotiation skills and always strives to achieve the best outcome for her clients in each individual case. With her practical, no nonsense approach she is often able to encourage her clients to reach constructive and practical solutions.
Mika is particularly noted for her ability to reassure and guide clients in the most challenging and protracted cases. Mika provides a comprehensive service to clients and solicitors alike. Solicitors are particularly appreciative of her quick feedback following hearings and the confidence she instils in her clients.
Mika also accepts instructions direct from the public under the Direct Access Scheme.