Debbie qualified as a lawyer at Kingsley Napley and joined the CPS Organised Crime Division after 10 years with the firm specialising in business crime. In 2012 she was seconded to the Home Office as the Head of the UK Central Authority, as national lead for extradition and mutual legal assistance requests to and from the UK.
Back at the CPS in 2015, she led both the Extradition and International Units as a Deputy Chief Crown Prosecutor. She is currently on loan to the National Economic Crime Centre at the NCA as the Deputy Director with responsibility for the UK Financial Intelligence Unit, the Joint Money Laundering Intelligence Taskforce (JMLIT) and SARs Reform.
Deputy Director National Economic Crime Centre