Gemma joined 5RB in 2021 on successful completion of pupillage. She accepts instructions across all areas of Chambers’ work, including defamation, privacy, harassment, and data protection.
Gemma was called to the Bar of England and Wales by Gray’s Inn in July 2018, where she is an Atkin Senior Scholar. Prior to pupillage at 5RB, she worked in the Court of Appeal as the Judicial Assistant to Lord Justice Hamblen (as he then was) and Lady Justice Nicola Davies. She previously worked as a Research Assistant at the British Institute of International Comparative Law and the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, and as a Digital Production Editor at various newspapers including the Sunday Times, the Guardian and the Mail on Sunday.
Awards and scholarships
The Atkin Scholarship (Gray’s Inn)
Bingham Scholarship (Gray’s Inn)