Charlotte joined Hodge Jones & Allen in September 2019 as a trainee solicitor. She completed her first seat in the Medical Negligence department assisting Agata Usewicz with her caseload, including maximum severity of child brain injury cases.
She now works in the Criminal Defence department.
Prior to joining the firm, Charlotte volunteered for Southwark Law Centre, where she ran an Unfair Dismissal claim in the Employment Tribunal. She then spent 8 months volunteering for Prisoners’ Advice Service, where she provided prison and family law advice to women prisoners, with a focus on challenging adjudications.
- Trainee Solicitor, Hodge Jones & Allen Solicitors; September 2019 – present
- English Literature and Language, University of Oxford – 2:1
- GDL, BPP – Distinction
- LPC, BPP – Distinction
Before commencing her legal studies Charlotte worked in music. She was a co-founder of SIREN, a collective that promotes women, non-binary and LGBTQ people in electronic music through events, radio shows, workshops and zines. She was also a member of the editorial collective of STRIKE! Magazine, for which she ran events, and volunteered for Detention Action, a charity that provides emotional and practical support for detainees. Charlotte has taught debating in HMP Wandsworth and HMP Isis as part of the VOCALISE! Programme.
She enjoys hiking, cooking, reading and going to gigs.