I am currently accepting instructions in all practice areas. I have recently completed a pupillage focusing on Criminal Law.
2010; LL.B. Law, Queen’s University, Belfast
2014; Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Studies
Prior to being called to the Bar I worked throughout the advice sector in Northern Ireland, providing advice to the public on a wide variety of issues including; Welfare Rights, Housing, Employment, Immigration and Consumer Law.
I have a particular expertise in Social Security and Industrial Tribunals having provided extensive representation to clients before those bodies.
I have also undertaken specialist Debt and Insolvency casework in relation to Bankruptcy, Mortgage Repossession and Enforcement of Judgments proceedings.
In 2013, I researched and authored a key proposal for the provision of a special pension for those injured in the Northern Ireland Troubles.
Exploring models for the proposal of special pension provision for those injured in the Northern Ireland “Troubles”, WAVE Trauma Centre, 2013