Jessica holds a double first-class degree in Law from Downing College, University of Cambridge. She was graded Outstanding on the Bar Professional Training Course at Nottingham Law School.
Jessica became a tenant at Ropewalk Chambers in December 2020 after completing pupillage under the principal supervision of Jonathan Owen.
Jessica accepts instructions from Claimants and Defendants across all areas of Chambers’ work. During pupillage, Jessica gained particular experience in disease, clinical negligence and personal injury work and is keen to develop her practice in the area of inquests.
Before joining Chambers, Jessica volunteered for the Free Representation Unit in disability benefit appeals and worked at the housing charity Framework.
Jessica speaks fluent French (certified C2 level) and conversational German and Spanish.
Away from the Bar, Jessica is a keen surfer and enjoys playing racketlon and volunteering at her local church.
MA (Cantab) Law, University of Cambridge (Double First Class)
BPTC, Nottingham Law School (Outstanding)