Russell Cooke Kingston Upon Thames

About Emma

Emma is a trainee solicitor. She joined Russell-Cooke in 2022.

Emma previously worked in arbitral institutions in London and Paris, managing busy loads of arbitration, mediation and other alternative dispute resolution cases.

Emma speaks English and French.


  • LLB in English and French law from King’s College London

  • Maîtrise en droit from Universite Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne

  • Master’s degree in human rights and humanitarian law from Universite Paris 2 Pantheon-Assas

  • Passed the LPC with distinction at the University of Law in London


  • Accredited civil and commercial mediator
  • Previously co-chair of the Young Mediators Group

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Recent caselaw widens the scope of amendments to planning permissions achievable via s73 of the Town and Country Planning Act, 1990

Alexandra Ground, Partner in the Russell-Cooke Solicitors, real estate planning and construction team. Emma Reade, Trainee in the Russell-Cooke Solicitors, family and children team.
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