Posts filed under: My Personal Journey

5/400! yay!

Before I go on to share my thoughts on this message I just want to give a huge shout out to everyone who applied for the scholarships. If it didn’t work out, its important to remember we all go through...
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As I reflect back on 2017

This time, last year, I sat on my dinner table miserable because I had no idea which direction my life was heading in. I could not seem to understand what was expected of me in my final year at University,...
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Update: Week 9 of the BPTC and more!

Hey everyone! I know it’s been a while since I posted but it’s been a busy few weeks in between juggling university, pro bono stuff, and getting to grips with pupillage applications. However, it’s so important to give yourself a...
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How to apply for the Inns of Court Scholarships

There are four Inns: Inner Temple, Middle Temple, Gray’s Inn and Lincoln’s Inn. The Inns award scholarships for the BPTC. For anyone wishing to pursue the BPTC in 2018, it is worthwhile to apply for the Inns of Court scholarships....
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Week 1 of the BPTC

Hey everyone! I just started week 2 of the BPTC and I thought I’d reflect on week 1. So far it has been really interesting and fun to be able to apply whatever we learnt at an undergraduate/GDL level in...
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Roots

Married at 16, Divorced at 25, No degree, no money, but 2 little souls and a tone of responsibilities to bear. Yet, not once did she complain. A work ethic like no other – built up 4 companies from scratch...
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I met Lady Justice Hale!

This is Lady Justice Hale! She is the Deputy President of the Supreme Court! She is the only woman that has been appointed to the highest court in the U.K.! She is the lady responsible for re-defining the face of...
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Visiting the Royal Courts of Justice

Visited the Royal Courts of Justice today! Was fortunate to witness 3 Court of Appeal judges allow an appeal on a case relating to some very serious sexual offenses. When you watch things like this you most certainly realize how powerful...
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