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Admitted as a solicitor, England and Wales, 2020


LLM in Commercial Legal Practice, BPP University, 2018

BCL, University of Oxford (Jesus College), 2017

BA in Jurisprudence, University of Oxford (Jesus College), 2015

Pro-bono experience:

  • Acting for a UK charity bringing a civil class action, seeking compensation for war crime victims against a convicted war criminal. 
  • Mentor for GROW Mentoring, a charity seeking to promote social mobility, diversity and inclusion in the legal industry.