Experience

I am a second-year Trainee Solicitor at Bates Wells, currently in the Real Estate department.

I spent my first seat in the Corporate & Commercial department and my second seat in the Charity & Social Enterprise department, where I was a former Senior Paralegal in the Social Finance team.

Highlights

  • SafetyNet Technologies Limited

    I assisted with advising SafetyNet Technologies Limited (“SNT”) on its seed investment round securing its first debt and equity investment from sustainable impact investors Mirova (an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers), Conservation International Ventures and Mustard Seed VC. The funding will enable SNT to take the next important steps in commercialising its pioneering light emitting bycatch-reduction technology, Pisces.

  • I assisted with advising French-listed digital commerce group, SQLI. on its acquisition of 60% of Redbox Digital Ltd.

Qualifications and career

  • Trainee Solicitor, Bates Wells – 2019 - Present
  • Project Manager, Guys & St Thomas’ Charity – 2019
  • Paralegal & Senior Paralegal, Bates Wells – 2015 – 2018
  • The University of Law, Legal Practice Course – 2014 – 2015
  • The London School of Economics & Political Science, LLB Law Degree – 2011 – 2014

Pro bono, memberships, and appointments

  • Member of the Bates Wells REACH (Race, Ethnicity & Cultural Heritage) Network
  • Member of the Bates Wells Social Mobility Group
  • Volunteered with the South West London Law Centre
  • Volunteered with the Environmental Law Foundation
  • Volunteered with The Brightside Trust’s Pathway’s to Law Programme
  • Volunteered with the University College London Hospital