Year of Call: 2010
About Maryam Labaki
Prior to calling, Maryam practiced for a number of years predominantly in criminal law where she worked as a defence solicitor in one of Edinburgh’s largest firms. Before that she worked in a mixed practice where she handled a wide and varied caseload including Mental Health Tribunals, Employment and Children’s Referrals.
Maryam has experience of Statutory and Regulatory Crime and has experience of defending those charged with Internet Crime, Offences under Terrorism legislation, Health and Safety Prosecutions involving fatalities and Offences under Firearms legislation.
Since calling in 2010 Maryam has been instructed as junior counsel in several murder trials and commercial fraud cases of high complexity.
AD HOC Advocate Depute – Appeal Court
Legal Consultant to the British Inn Keeping Institute (BII) Scotland – National Certificate for Door Supervisors (Scotland) NCDSC(S) (Powers of Search, Offensive Weapons, Citizen’s Arrest, Drugs)
Faculty Scholarship 2009/2010
President of the Scottish Young Lawyers Association 2007 – 2009
European Young Bar Association Member
Criminal Law Tutor at WS Society’s PCC
Faculty of Advocates Criminal Bar Association Committee Member
Alice Whitefield v P.F. Portree  HCJAC 70
Hector Colin MacLennan v H.M.A.  HCJAC 94
Ekene Angelbat Anoliefo v H.M.A  HCJAC 110
Patrick Sheilds v H.M.A.  HCJAC 25