Before beginning pupillage in September 2019, Rebecca spent three years working in a leading London chambers operating in the UK and internationally. There, she provided legal research and support for case preparation, and liaised with barristers, solicitors and courts to meet deadlines for trial papers and skeleton arguments. She took case details from prospective direct access clients, utilising skills gained from her previous employment at Citizens Advice Camden and internship at the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants.
Rebecca studied the BPTC part-time at the University of Law whilst working full-time. She was awarded the Blackstone Scholarship from Middle Temple as well as the Provost's Award for Excellence from the University of Law.
Rebecca is a keen runner, having completed the Edinburgh Marathon last year.
PROFILE: Rebecca Steels
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2016 London School of Economics, LLB (2:1)
2018 University of Law, London, BPTC: Very Competent
Criminal Bar Association
Young Legal Aid Lawyers Association