Bridgette began her career in law in 1999. She has practiced exclusively in criminal defence work ever since and is an experienced solicitor within Farleys’ Fraud and Business Crime team, specialising in fraud.
Bridgette has defended clients in fraud, confiscation (Proceeds of Crime Act, POCA), money laundering and associated restraint matters as well as conspiracies to supply / import drugs along with other areas of serious and complex crime.
Bridgette is well known amongst her peers for her commitment and thorough preparation. She works well with those she instructs and over the years has developed excellent working relationships with Counsel and other professional experts.
“Bridgette Hibbert has proved to be an absolute specialist in my case against Trading Standards. Incredibly experienced and superbly efficient. Bridgette believed in me and went way past her call of duty, helping me and my wife get through 3 horrendous years. Bridgette, we will always be indebted to you. Thank you”
Mr M , Company Director
“She is very experienced, very focused and very astute.”
Chambers & Partners Guide 2019
“The ‘tactically astute’ Bridgette Hibbert is praised for her knowledge of all aspects of business crime and regulatory matters; she ‘rapidly identifies the relevant issues in complex cases, easily develops a rapport with clients and has the knack of explaining complicated issues in simple terms’.”
Legal 500 Guide 2017
The Law Society, Duty Solicitor Scheme, Specialist Fraud Panel, Northwest Fraud Forum and the Young Fraud Lawyers Northern Association.