Education Law Paralegal
Lydia is an Education Law Paralegal in our Public Law team. She works mainly on Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal appeals, including appeals against:
- Local Authority decisions to refuse to carry out an Education, Health and Care Needs Assessment
- Refusals to issue an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP)
- Decisions to cease to maintain an Education, Health and Care Plan
- The contents of Education, Health and Care Plans, including school placements.
Lydia also works on disability discrimination claims and Judicial Review cases.
She began her career at Simpson Millar immediately after graduating with an LLB in law at Lancaster University in 2018.
Interests outside of work
Lydia is a keen swimmer and enjoys spending time with family and friends.