Our people

Each year we are supported by over 80 volunteers in general, welfare benefits and pro bono roles, increasing our capacity to support clients in accessing justice. We make a difference to our volunteers too – read their stories.

Our team of trustees

Andy King Welfare Benefits Caseworker (Team Supervisor)
Anna Brown Housing Paralegal
Ange Stracey Mental Health Solicitor (Team Supervisor)

Adriana Gonçalves Reception Administrator

Barbara Likulunga Solicitor (Employment/Discrimination and Immigration)

Dave Miller Director
Emma Trevett Volunteer Solicitor Coordinator
Erin Morris Business Administration Apprentice
​Evi Economou Pro Bono Clinic Administrator
Geraldine Winkler Housing Legal Executive (Team Supervisor)
Gina Jones Volunteer Coordinator
Jack Mowll Welfare Benefits Caseworker
Jane Emanuel Pro Bono Clinic Coordinator
​Jayne Abbott Casework Support Administrator

Jess Haley Trainee Solicitor
John Bowen Office Manager

Karen Bowers Communications Manager
Karen Canning Finance and Business Officer
​Kerry-Anne Effiom 
Mental Health Caseworker
Marie Hall 
Housing Paralegal
Mike Norman 
Housing Solicitor
Natasha Lees
EDIC Project Worker
​Nathan FitzPatrick
Welfare Benefits Casework Assistant / Ask Us Project Administrator
Robert Agg Mental Health and Court of Protection Solicitor
Saira Anwar
Employment and Discrimination Caseworker
Siân Pearce
Children’s Immigration Solicitor (Team Supervisor)

Sophia Dutton Welfare Benefits Casework Assistant 
Sophie Humes
Immigration and Asylum Paralegal
Will Stone
Employment and Discrimination Solicitor (Team Supervisor) and Senior Solicitor

Our volunteer lawyers are a mix of Solicitors, Barristers and Chartered Legal Executives and include representatives from the following firms and chambers:

Barcan Kirby

Bevan Brittan


Burges Salmon

Clarke Willmott

Cook & Co Solicitors

DAC Beachcroft

Harbour Family Law

Henriques Griffiths

Osborne Clarke

Simpson Millar


Unity Street Chambers, David Curwen

Veale Wasbrough Vizards

Wards, Weston-Super-Mare

Womble Bond Dickinson


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Here are all the current vacancies within ABLC, for both paid and voluntary positions.


Volunteer – general

We always need volunteers to help us run the centre. From admin to marketing, there are many ways you can support our work.


Volunteer – pro bono

We have an outstanding reputation for pro bono work and have offered these services for over 30 years.