Amy commenced practice as a full tenant in October 2023, following the successful completion of her pupillage. During pupillage, she assisted on multiple advisory and contentious matters in many of 3VB’s main practice areas, including banking and finance, civil fraud, commercial disputes and insolvency. She has worked on matters including:
- A 4-day trial in the Commercial Court to obtain recognition in England and Wales of a judgment of the UAE courts, together with orders under section 423 of the Insolvency Act 1986 reversing dispositions of property and cash by the judgment debtor.
- Resisting a summary judgment application brought by the customer of a gambling operator for alleged failure to pay a prize of £1m.
- A 4-day trial in the High Court resisting a debt claim brought by a foreign-currency deposit holder against Lebanese bank.
Amy has been instructed to appear on her own in the County Court on multiple occasions, where she has represented several major banks.
Amy previously completed a training contract at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. She worked on a wide range of high profile commercial, regulatory, and pro bono matters including follow-on damages litigation stemming from the EC Trucks Decision and the appeal of an arbitration award by a major bank. She ran the firm’s Tower Hamlets Law Centre volunteer scheme and volunteered with the Royal Courts of Justice Citizens Advice Bureau.
Amy holds a BA in Law from Murray Edwards College, Cambridge, and an MPhil in Law from Somerville College, Oxford. She is currently reading for a DPhil in Law at Exeter College, and previously taught contract law at Balliol College and Exeter College, Oxford. Whilst at university, Amy represented both Cambridge and Oxford in multiple moot competitions and was President of the Cambridge Union.