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Lucy Mair

Tel:
Work 0161 817 6377
Email:
Web:
gcnchambers.co.uk/barrister/lucy-mair/
Garden Court North Chambers (Garden Court North Chambers)

Work Department

Position

Lucy is a human rights barrister who specialises in representing particularly vulnerable victims of human trafficking, domestic violence, torture, and sexual or other forms of exploitation at all levels in their immigration and asylum appeals (First-tier, Upper Tribunal, Court of Appeal and CART judicial reviews) and in judicial reviews before the Upper Tribunal and Administrative Court. She also provides a Public Access service.

Career

Lucy was called to the bar in 2011 and was shortlisted for a Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year award in 2014. Before coming to the bar, Lucy worked in the fields of human rights and refugees for over a decade. Most recently she worked at Human Rights Watch, during which time she opened and managed the first Jerusalem field office and researched and authored full length human rights reports. She has also worked as a freelance consultant for international aid agencies and holds a masters degree in Human Rights from Columbia University in New York.

Languages

English

Member

Lucy is a member of Young Legal Aid Lawyers, where she acts as a mentor to aspiring human rights lawyers. Lucy serves on the Executive Committee of the Bar Human Rights Committee.

Education

GDipL (distinction); BVC (graduated first in class with a mark of outstanding).


Regional Bar : Northern Circuit

Public law

Within: Public law – Leading juniors

Lucy Mair - Garden Court North ChambersShe has a brilliant legal mind and is extremely persuasive on her feet.

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