Lydia Pearce Legal offers a full training package for police forces and legal practitioners on the incoming bail changes. She is also available for tutoring current BPTC students and study materials are available for the centrally set Criminal and Civil Litigation exams. See the Services page for more details.
Lydia Pearce passed the UK bar in July 2016 having been awarded 2 major scholarships and whilst working full time in police custody.
She is currently legal adviser to the National Police Chief's Council as they prepare UK police forces for implementation of the Policing and Crime Bill in April 2017.
Her analysis has been published by Criminal Law and Justice Weekly and has formed the backbone of arguments forcing the Home Office to amend the bill.
Lydia has written the definitive guidance being used by UK police forces on the changes to pre-charge bail in the bill. This document and all updates to it are available free of charge via the contact page of this website.