STAFF

Althia Stephens

Althia Stephens
Paralegal

Althia works as a paralegal in our Bristol office. Althia’s role is to provide support to the fee earners.

Amalia King

Amalia King
Trainee Solicitor

Amalia works as a trainee solicitor in the London Bridge office. She assists Zubier Yazdani on public law and human rights litigation. She joined the firm in 2016 having previously worked as a welfare rights adviser for Citizens Advice.

Ellie Ronson
Paralegal

Ellie works as a paralegal in our London Bridge office and assists Joanna Thomson and Gareth Mitchell on public law and human rights litigation. Ellie joined the firm in 2016 and has previous experience volunteering with Liberty and the Islington Law Centre.

Gareth Sims

Gareth Sims
Trainee Solicitor

Gareth works as a trainee solicitor in the Bristol office. He assists on public law and human rights litigation. He also works on the Oil Justice project. He joined in 2014 after working for environmental NGOs providing legal and policy support and doing human rights work in India.

George Dear

George Dear
Receptionist

George works as a receptionist in our London Bridge office. George welcomes visitors to our office, answers calls and ensures the smooth running of our reception area.

Georgina Colegate-Stone
Paralegal

Georgina works as a paralegal and is based in our City Office. She assists Sarah Ricca with her casework which includes inquests, human rights and public law litigation. Georgina joined the firm in May 2017 having previously worked as a parliamentary caseworker and researcher.

Harriet Davies
Paralegal

Harriet works as a paralegal in our London Bridge office and assists Polly Glynn on public law and human rights litigation. Harriet joined the firm in 2017 and has previous experience volunteering with the Prisoners’ Advice Service and the County Court Advice Desk at Clerkenwell and Shoreditch County Court.

Hasan Khalifah

Hasan Khalifah
Accounts manager

Hasan works as an Accounts Manager and is based in the London Bridge office. He oversees the firm’s finances.

Henrietta Bennett
Legal PA

Henrietta works as a Legal PA in our London Bridge office providing administrative support to our fee-earners.

Joel Nicholls

Joel Nicholls
Legal Assistant

Joel works as a Legal Assistant and is based in the City office. He assists solicitors in running their cases as well as taking new client enquiries. He also updates the website and undertakes administration and assists in the day-to-day running of the office.

Layla Zamanpour

Layla Zamanpour
Trainee Solicitor

Layla works as a trainee solicitor in our London Bridge office for Joanna Thomson and Gareth Mitchell. She assists on public law and human rights litigation. She joined the firm in 2014 having worked previously as a paralegal on public child law and private family law cases.

Lorna Barron

Lorna Barron
Trainee Solicitor

Lorna works as a trainee solicitor assisting Sue Willman on public law and human rights litigation. She joined the firm in 2015 after working as a paralegal in similar fields as well as in criminal law and actions against the police.

Lucy Adams

Lucy Adams
PA

Lucy is a secretary working in our Bristol office. She also deals with casework administration and assists in the general running of the Bristol office.

Marianne Morris

Marianne Morris
PA

Marianne works as a PA in our London Bridge office providing administrative support to fee earners.

Michelle Creary

Michelle Creary
PA

Michelle works as a PA in our City office providing administrative support to fee earners.

Neelma Iqbal

Neelma Iqbal
Legal Assistant

Neelma is based in our City office. She provides administrative support to fee-earners, takes new client enquires and helps manage reception.

Olivia Burgess
Admin Assistant

Olivia works on reception with George in our London Bridge office and is the initial point of contact for most clients. She assists Rebecca with administrative tasks relating to office and building management.

Patricia Hampel
Trainee Solicitor

Patricia works in our City office, assisting Jo Eggleton and Christina Juman on all aspects of their casework. This predominantly consists of inquests, human rights and private law litigation.

Rebecca Spencer
Office Manager

Rebecca works as an Office Manager across all three offices. She oversees the firm’s HR, admin, building and IT as well as any projects the firm may have running.

Renata Sweeney
Admin Assistant

Renata works as an admin assistant at the City office. Renata welcomes visitors, answers calls and ensures the smooth running of our reception area. In addition to reception duties, Renata assists the Office Manager as well as providing administrative support to the Legal Assistants and Fee Earners.

Robyn Taylor
Trainee solicitor

Robyn works as a trainee solicitor in our City office assisting Louise Whitfield, Sasha Rozansky and Anne-Marie Jolly on public law, unlawful detention and community care matters. Robyn joined the firm in early 2017 having previously worked as a paralegal for the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (UK).

Sophia Velilla
Costs Clerk

Sophia works as a Cost Clerk in our City Road office. Sophia assists with our Legal Help billing and appeals.