Emma Colebatch > Chambers of Nkumbe Ekaney KC and Andrew Norton KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Nkumbe Ekaney KC and Andrew Norton KC
1GC | Family Law
10 LINCOLN’S INN FIELDS
LONDON
WC2A 3BP
England

Position

Emma joined Chambers after successful completion of her pupillage she practices across the whole spectrum of Family Law.

Prior to starting pupillage, Emma worked in two London based family solicitors’ firms, specialising in public children’s law and financial remedy matters respectively.  Emma has worked closely with vulnerable clients and high-net worth individuals alike and has experience conducting research, and drafting orders and pleadings.

During her legal studies Emma volunteered with the Unity Project, assisting migrant families in making applications to the Home Office for discretionary recourse to public funding. Emma also volunteered at the Free Representation Unit, acting in cases regarding Social Security claims and Criminal Injuries Compensation. Additionally, Emma worked with the Cleaners and Allied Independent Workers Union, representing members at internal grievance and disciplinary hearings, as well as at the Employment Tribunal.

Career

Year of Call: 2021

Education

BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics (University of Oxford) (2017)

GDL (City University) (2018)

BPTC (City University) (Outstanding) (2020)