laura_profileLaura completed her post graduate training at Northumbria University having gained her LLB at Newcastle University, before undertaking her training contract at odonnells and qualifying as a solicitor in May 2014. Widely travelled and with experience of the voluntary sector, she is a highly valued member of our expanding Mental Health team. Laura was admitted as a member of the Law Society specialist mental health panel in February 2013. Laura teaches the mental health law module on the AMHP qualifying course at Northumbria University.

Notable cases:

AMA v Greater Manchester West MH NHSFT (2015) UKUT 36 (AAC), (2015) MHLO 17