Amy commenced a family law pupillage at Trinity Chambers in January 2024, under the supervision of Kate Fenwick.

Prior to pupillage, Amy was employed as a court clerk at Newcastle Civil and Family Court. Through this, Amy has been exposed to the full range of family cases, including complex public law proceedings. Amy has a keen interest in all areas of family law. Whilst completing her Master of Jurisprudence, which explored the impact of Covid-19 on the criminal court system in England, Amy was also a criminal law teaching assistant at Durham University.


  • Bar Course, Northumbria University (Distinction)
  • Master of Jurisprudence, Durham University
  • Bachelor of Law (with Year Abroad), Durham University (First Class)


  • Baroness Hale of Richmond Scholarship, Gray’s Inn


  • The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn

Clerking team

Steven Preen

Lead Family Clerk

0191 245 9551

Family & Immigration Clerk

0191 245 9531

Family Clerk

0191 245 9530

Family & Court of Protection Clerk

0191 245 9590


01642 247 569

Direct Access Clerk

01642 247 569

Civil & Criminal Silks' Clerk

0113 3235 955