Catherine joined Chambers in October 2020 following the successful completion of her pupillage. She was supervised by Heather Murphy, Daniel Warents, Oliver Assersohn and Erin Hitchens. Catherine gained experience across a range of areas as a pupil and she is developing a commercial chancery practice in line with Chambers’ profile. Prior to commencing pupillage Catherine worked as a teacher and as a social programme leader.
From January to April 2021 Catherine worked as a Judicial Assistant in the Chancery Court. She was involved with various interlocutory applications and a trial during this period.
During pupillage Catherine has been involved with:
- An appeal of an application to wind up a BVI company presented on the just and equitable ground.
- An advice to beneficiaries regarding a potential challenge to the validity of a will on the basis of testamentary capacity.
- An application for a proprietary injunction over assets transferred out of the jurisdiction and held on trust.