1st Six Pupil
Gemma commenced pupillage in September 2019 under the supervision of James Goodwin. She joined Chambers straight from Bar School at BPP Manchester, after undertaking her law degree at the University of Liverpool.
In the year prior to beginning pupillage, Gemma contributed on a monthly basis to the Chambers Family Law Newsletter. She provided family law current affairs updates, case summaries and relevant news articles to a circulation list of over 500 subscribers.
Whilst completing her legal studies, Gemma volunteered at the University of Liverpool Law Clinic conducting legal research for inquests and inquiries. Gemma has also worked for a number of Citizens Advice offices across the North West over the past three years providing free legal advice and assisting vulnerable clients with filling in their disability benefit application forms and explaining the process.
University of Liverpool, LLB (Hons) First Class 2018
BPP Manchester, LLM Legal Practice (Barristers) Distinction 2019