BIOGRAPHY:

Jennifer is a trainee solicitor within our public law department and joined Southerns in 2019, having worked for a number of years as a paralegal in a large Lancashire law firm. Jennifer assists the public law team with their mental health, mental capacity, community care and inquest cases.

Jennifer has been a member of the Law Society Mental Health Panel since 2017 and  provides specialist advice and representation to clients detained under the Mental Health Act. Jennifer regularly represents clients before the First Tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers.  Jennifer is passionate about representing detained clients at all levels of security.

Jennifer graduated from the University of South Wales and is currently undertaking the Legal Practice Course and LLM at University of Law, alongside full time work.

Jennifer lives in Preston and in her spare time enjoys baking and spending time with friends and family.