Correna is a Partner in Stephensons’ criminal litigation department and specialises in miscarriages of justice and serious criminal cases at the Crown Court.
After graduating from Loughborough University with a masters degree in criminology and criminal justice Correna undertook professional exams at the College of Law in Chester. Correna then qualified as a criminal solicitor in 1996.
Correna had the privilege of training under Campbell Malone and is committed to challenging miscarriages of justice.
The department has achieved a significant number of referrals to the Court of Appeal from the Criminal Case Review Commission and has conducted a large number of successful appeals against conviction and sentence.
Correna is a member of Criminal Appeal Lawyers Association and the Inside Time Justice Unit.
Correna Platt is an outstanding performer who is extremely thorough, committed to her clients and brings a very great level of preparation and commitment to the cases she works on. - UK Legal 500, 2017