Isla brings a formidable combination of professionalism, humanity and intelligence to her work on behalf of victims of human rights’ violations. She is a lawyer you absolutely want to be on your side.
Isla is a solicitor in our London office. she joined DPG in January 2019. She has over 8 years’ experience representing bereaved families in inquests and other investigations, and in civil claims against the state.
Prior to joining DPG she represented bereaved family members, survivors and residents in Phase 1 of the Grenfell Tower Inquiry, and was part of the legal team representing 22 bereaved families in the second Hillsborough Inquests.
Isla is experienced in representing individuals in Public Inquiries constituted under the Inquiries Act 2005.
She is currently instructed as part of the legal team acting for bereaved, survivors and residents in Phase 2 of the Grenfell Tower Inquiry.
She is a member of the Police Action Lawyers Group and the INQUEST Lawyers Group. She is also an active mentor within the Young Legal Aid Lawyers mentoring scheme.