Name: Emily Ducat
Location: Bedlington, Northumberland
Qualifications: BA English Language, 1st Class, from the University of Manchester
Costs Drafting History: Emily began training in September 2018
Emily began a training contract with Bidwell Henderson in September 2018 shortly after graduating university. As of January 2019, She has been trained on various types of Legal Aid files, as listed below:
- Care and Supervision Orders
- Discharge of Care Orders
- Emergency Protection Orders
- Child Arrangement Orders: Residential and Contact
- Domestic Abuse
She has worked on both CCMS claims and court assessed bills.
Profile: Emily won several awards at university, including the Deans Award for having one of the highest grades in the faculty of humanities. She dances Lindy Hop and Charleston in her free time. Emily volunteers as the Assistant Beaver Scout Leader at Stakeford Scouts. With time off, she reads and, attempt to, teach herself piano.
Claim to fame: Emily wanted to be a baker when she was a teenager so she has a skill for making over-elaborate baked goods such as tiered cakes, marshmallows etc. She used to do charity bake sales and raise several hundred pounds per event.
Favourite film: Emily saw Bohemian Rhapsody fairly recently and adored that.