Catherine Shannon

Catherine is a trainee solicitor in our immigration detention team.

Catherine has a strong interest in challenging misconduct by detaining authorities and, while completing the GDL and LPC, spent 18 months volunteering at a charity which offers legal advice to prisoners. Before starting the law conversion Catherine qualified as a journalist, working as a reporter for a regional daily newspaper before taking up several communications and policy roles at charities abroad and in the UK. Catherine has a first class degree in History and English Literature from the University of Edinburgh.

 
 
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Catherine Shannon, photo Sarah Booker
 

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