Jess is the project solicitor for our pro bono project run in collaboration with the Irish Refugee Council and Kids in Need of Defense. Together with our pro bono partners she works to ensure unaccompanied minors are provided with child-friendly legal advice when applying for family reunification and citizenship.
Jess holds a history degree and a masters in the history of gender politics from the University of Oxford. She qualified as a solicitor in England in 2017.
Before taking up her current role, Jess worked as a legal caseworker with the Immigrant Council, assisting migrant survivors of Gender Based Violence. Prior to this, Jess worked as a solicitor in private practice in Dublin and London.