Mariska qualified as a senior solicitor in 1999 and has specialised in criminal defence ever since. As a member of the Complex Crime Very High Cost Case panel, she has recently assisted in preparing a complex multi-defendant fraud and money laundering case. Mariska has dealt with a broad range of Crown Court cases throughout her career, including murder, arson, armed robbery and rape.
Mariska is also an experienced trial advocate in the Magistrates' Court. She is fully qualified as an Accredited Police Station Representative and as a Duty Solicitor. She joined Taylor Street Solicitors in 2009.