Practice Overview

Emma joined Chambers in September 2022 after the successful completion of her pupillage under the supervision of Helen Jefferson, Jessica Lee and Richard Jones. Emma practices across the spectrum of family law.

Prior to joining 1GC, Emma worked at two London-based family law solicitors' firms, these firms specialising in public children's law and financial remedy matters respectively.This work has given Emma valuable experience across a range of family law practice areas, dealing with a wide variety of issues and clients.

During her legal studies Emma volunteered with a range of organisations and charities, including the Unity Project, the Free Representation Unit and the Cleaners and Allied Independent Workers Union. Through this work Emma gained experience of a range of immigration, social security and employment issues, as well as practical skills in drafting, advocacy and research.