Caroline Dunne


Caroline Dunne is a Consultant Solicitor specialising in criminal law, road traffic and regulatory offences. Since qualifying in 1992, Caroline has conducted a wide range of cases from murder to public order offences with a particular interest in vulnerable adults and young people. Caroline is a court and police station duty solicitor and also has higher rights of audience in criminal courts.

Representing both individuals and companies

It is often the case for those facing road traffic offences or an allegation, that they have breached regulatory provisions are surprised to find their matter listed in the criminal courts. With most prosecutions, early advice is invaluable and can often avoid a disqualification. Caroline has extensive experience in advising and representing those summonsed for speeding, careless/dangerous driving, using a mobile telephone whilst driving, failing to nominate a driver believed to have committed a road traffic offence as well as the consequential risk of losing a driving licence due to the number of points it has acquired.

Caroline has also prosecuted offences on behalf of local authorities.

Career: Chebsey & Co 2006-2012; JR Hobbs & Co 2001- 2006; Bailey Gibson 1993-2001; trained at Turberville Woodbridge, Uxbridge 1990-1992.

Key dates: Qualified in 1992

Legal 500 in 2018 says:

"From its Uxbridge base, the team at IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) team, which includes solicitor-advocates, handles a caseload that includes allegations pertaining to murder, sexual offences, serious violence, kidnapping and firearms. In other work, the team which includes noted practitioners Eddie Tang and Caroline Dunne, is handling cases concerning allegations of historic sexual offences, manslaughter and robbery".

Legal 500 in 2017 says:

"Caroline Dunne attracts praise for her ‘strong grasp of the relevant law and procedure’; she is well-versed in undertaking international financial criminal litigation".

"Also recommended are Caroline Dunne, who has experience handling white-collar crime matters".

Legal 500 in 2015 says:

"IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) is the ‘go-to firm for criminal defence work in West London, which also includes the ‘fantastic, diligent’ Caroline Dunne."

Legal 500 in 2014 says:

"Consultant Caroline Dunne is ‘a total professional' who goes ‘far beyond the simple duties of taking instructions'."

Team Criminal Defence Road Traffic Offences Based Capital Court - Uxbridge The Bury - Chesham