Chair, Pro Bono Committee
ProBonoChair [at] elaweb.org.uk
Jenny is a senior associate at Dechert LLP and has been practising as an employment lawyer for twenty years. Having started her career as a barrister, she particularly enjoys contentious work. She specialises in all areas of employment law but has a particular interest in discrimination law and data protection. She is a committed member of Dechert’s Global Women’s Initiative. In her spare time, she is governor of the local primary school and enjoys spending time with her three children, running and singing.
She has been a member of the ELA Pro Bono Committee since 2017. During that time, she has been particularly involved with the Employment Litigant in Person Scheme (ELIPS), having volunteered regularly since the scheme began. Currently Jenny and the regional ELIPS representatives are working on the provision of ELIPS online during and beyond lockdown.
Jenny is not statutory director of the company.