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Costanza Bertoni

Year of Call: 2018

Practice Overview

Costanza is interested in the full spectrum of Chambers’ family law expertise. She has recently completed her pupillage under the supervision of Julien Foster.

Prior to commencing pupillage, Costanza gained valuable experience in international family law by working as a legal researcher for Children and Families Across Borders (CFAB). Costanza also interned with a lawyer’s studio in Milan, shadowing a practitioner specialising in cases and judicial training in the ambit of domestic abuse.

During her legal studies, Costanza volunteered with the Free Representation Unit (FRU) and Kensington & Chelsea Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) where she successfully represented clients in social security appeals. Projects included assisting victims of the Grenfell Tower fire and referrals from the mental health outreach service.

Costanza interned with Advocate and is committed to pro bono work at the Bar. She has worked as a case worker for National Centre for Domestic Violence assisting applications for non-molestation and occupation orders. She has further experience with vulnerable clients as a result of volunteering with the charity, Serve the City (NGO) in Madrid.