Gillian is a trainee solicitor in the Housing Department. She joined the firm in January 2017 from Burke Niazi Solicitors in North London where she worked as a Paralegal. Gillian achieved a commendation for her Graduate Diploma in Law from the University of Law and completed the LPC through BPP Law School. While studying she volunteered with Hackney Community Law Centre alongside a senior housing solicitor.
Gillian has experience and particular interest in homelessness and Anti-Social Behaviour matters. She has worked on a range of housing possession, illegal eviction and disrepair cases.
Prior to embarking on a career in law Gillian graduated with an MA Hons in Classical Studies and Philosophy from the University of St Andrews. She then lived and worked in New Zealand for several years in a charity management role before returning to the UK to pursue a legal career.