5 Essex Court

Georgina Wolfe

Call 2006

Inquests

Georgina has particular expertise in inquest law. She regularly appears on behalf of the police, the prison service and social services as well as other Interested Persons and families.

She has appeared in a number of high-profile inquests including those into the deaths of Stephen Akinyemi, Jan McLean, Roger and Mathilde Lamb, Charlotte Shaw, YM and Baby EG and has also appeared as Junior Counsel in the inquests into the deaths of Kingsley Burrell, Colette Lynch and Sabina Akhtar. She has a particular experience in deaths in custody and death following restraint. She was as junior counsel for the Defendants in the significant inquest costs case of Lynch v Chief Constable of Warwickshire Constabulary and ors [2014] Inquest L.R. 247  (led by Nicholas Bacon QC).