Sunyana Sharma

Sunyana Sharma

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The Legal 500 - The Clients Guide to Law Firms

Sunyana Sharma is recommended by the Legal 500 Bar Directory 2016 for her expertise in the London Bar.
Professional Discipline and Regulatory Law (including police law) – Leading juniors
Sunyana Sharma - She understands both sides of nursing and midwifery cases.

Public Law & Regulatory

Sunyana Sharma is a regulatory and criminal law specialist with a busy practice in the health and safety, marine and regulatory and disciplinary sector.  She has been appointed to the C list of Regulatory Advocates for the Health and Safety Executive, Office of Rail Regulation and the Environment Agency.  She has both defended and prosecuted in various regulatory law matters, which have included collisions at sea, breaches of a health and safety regulations, animal welfare and trading standards prosecutions. Furthermore, she regularly appears before the various disciplinary tribunals including the Nursing and Midwifery Council, General Chiropractic Council and General Optical Council. 

Sunyana has been invited to speak to Trading Standards on regulatory matters alongside Ian Lawrie QC and Nigel Lickley QC. These have included a discussion workshop to Oxfordshire County Council Trading Standards (July 2012), a full day Court Training Day to the South Western Consortium of Trading Standards (SWERCOTS) (September 2012), the Inshore Fisheries Conservation Officers Course (January 2013) and most recently the Port and Harbour Authorities Talk at Lester Aldridge (June 2013).

For further information please see her separate regulatory profiles.


July 11 2016:

David Richards and Sunyana Sharma instructed in significant Falkland Islands fisheries case more

March 17 2016:

Adam Feest QC, David Richards and Sunyana Sharma were invited to give a criminal law seminar to the Hampshire Incorporated Law Society at the Offices of Irwin Mitchell more

February 3 2016:

Sunyana Sharma invited to speak at IFCA’s Annual Enforcement Conference 2016 more

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Academic Qualifications

LLB Law (Hons), London School of Economics

LLM Public International Law (Merit), London School of Economics

Bar Vocational Course, BPP Law School, London

Jessup International Mooting Competition, (UK rounds) - Finalist, 2004 and Semi-Finalist, 2006

Professional Bodies

  • Constitutional and Administrative Law Bar Association (ALBA)
  • Criminal Bar Association
  • Human Rights Lawyers' Association
  • Personal Injury Bar Association (PIBA)

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi (Fluent)
  • Punjabi (Fluent)
  • Urdu (Conversational)