Prathna has an established practice of serious Crime and has expertise in the most serious of criminal offences. She is highly sought after as she has a proven track record of demonstrating that she is dedicated, meticulous and highly experienced. Prathna has represented and advised on a variety of cases originating from the police station to the Court of Appeal.
She is often instructed in high profile cases and manages a team of excellent lawyers to make sure that all clients receive the best possible representation and advice throughout the proceedings.
Prathna has notable successes in the higher Courts and spends much time preparing complex cases varying from violent offending to Fraud and white collar crime including asset forfeiture, confiscation and money laundering.
Prathna can fluently deal with complicated expert evidence and is fully trained in cross examining them.
Recently Prathna was instructed by the lead pilot on a private jet, who after a lengthy and complicated trial, was acquitted of money laundering and other proceeds of crime offences. It was the highest profile case of its kind in Cayman.
Prior to her call to the Bar of the Cayman Islands in 2011, Prathna was a sought after criminal lawyer in London. Since then she has worked for a large firm in the Cayman Islands since 2008 and having established her reputation she formed and became a Partner at Samson Law in 2017.
Prathna’s approachable but robust work ethic is often commended by the Clients and Courts.