Katya Saudek’s practice encompasses a wide range of both prosecution and defence work.

She is regularly instructed to defend serious historic and recent sexual offences. She has considerable experience of cases of serious violence including child cruelty and domestic violence, dishonesty, and drugs offences. She has undertaken large and complex fraud work on behalf of HMRC and the defence.

She has experience of being led, both in high-value frauds and manslaughter cases. She regularly appears in the Court of Appeal.

Katya prides herself on thorough case-preparation, attention to detail, and excellent client care. She is professional, yet approachable. She is a Grade 3 CPS Advocate on both the Midland and South-Eastern Circuits and has undertaken CPS-accredited training on prosecuting sexual offences.

CPS Panel appointments

General Crime Level 4

Further information


Inner Temple

Member of the Criminal Bar Association

Midland Circuit

South Eastern Circuit