Michelle joined Chambers in 2002, after attaining a BA Honours degree from Oxford Brookes University.
With 20 years’ experience in chambers, Michelle was appointed Senior Clerk in February 2022, becoming the first female senior clerk of New Square Chambers.
Michelle is responsible for all operations in relation to clerking, business development and marketing. Leading the clerks room, Michelle oversees and strengthens the development of barristers’ practices, distribution of work, conducts large scale fee negotiation and ensures that the highest level of client service is provided.
As a member of chambers’ executive committee, Michelle is instrumental in chambers’ business and strategic development and growth, and with assistance from the Deputy Senior Clerk and Marketing Manager, Michelle is responsible for the implementation of all marketing activities and initiatives in the promotion of chambers, both domestically and internationally.
Michelle is the first point of contact for those with established practices wishing to apply for tenancy.