LEGAL TEAM

Ahmed Ali - Paralegal

Ahmed Ali
Paralegal

Ahmed works as a Paralegal at the London Bridge office and assists Sue
Willman on public law and human rights litigation. He joined the firm in 2017 having previously worked extensively in the human rights non-profit sector and in parliamentary advocacy.

Althia Stephens

Althia Stephens
Paralegal

Althia works as a paralegal in our Bristol office. Althia’s role is to provide support to the fee earners.

Harriet Child

Harriet Child 
Trainee Solicitor

Harriet works as a trainee solicitor in our London Bridge office and assists Polly Glynn on public law and human rights litigation. Harriet joined the firm in 2017 and has previous experience volunteering with the Prisoners’ Advice Service and the County Court Advice Desk at Clerkenwell and Shoreditch County Court.

Georgina Colegate-Stone

Georgina Colegate-Stone
Trainee Solicitor

Georgina works in our City office, assisting Jo Eggleton on all aspects of her casework. This predominately consists of inquests, human rights and private law litigation.

Isla Woodcock

Isla Woodcock
Paralegal

Isla works at the City Office and assists Sarah Ricca, predominantly in relation to the Grenfell Tower Inquiry. She has over 6 years’ experience representing bereaved families in inquests and other investigations, and in civil claims against the state.

Layla Zamanpour
Trainee Solicitor

Layla works as a trainee solicitor in our London Bridge office for Connie Sozi and Diane Astin. She assists on public law and human rights litigation, as well as on housing matters. She joined the firm in 2014 having worked previously as a paralegal on public child law and private family law cases.

Mark Hylands

Mark Hylands
Trainee Solicitor

Mark works as a trainee solicitor in our London Bridge office and assists Joanna Thomson and Zubier Yazdani on public law and human rights litigation. Mark joined the firm in 2017 and has previous experience working with the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission.

Tessa Burwood

Tessa Burwood
Trainee Solicitor

Tessa works as a trainee solicitor in the Bristol office. She assists Frances Lipman and William Russell on public law and human rights litigation. She joined the firm in January 2018, as part of the Justice First Fellowship, having previously worked as a debt adviser at Birmingham Community Law Centre.