Laurence works as a paralegal in the children & education law team, principally assisting Eva Akins with education casework.

Education casework includes appeals to the SEND Tribunal for EHCP matters and Equality Act claims, as well as school admission issues, exclusions and school complaints.

Laurence is currently a part-time student at the University of Law, undertaking the LPC with Master’s Degree course.

Before joining Russell-Cooke, Laurence's experience in the legal sector included work in civil litigation, family law and immigration law.

Laurence graduated with a BA (Hons) degree in economics & history from the University of Northampton and has since obtained the equivalent of a law degree through CILEx.