Name: Emma Washington
Qualifications: LLB Hons Law with European Legal Systems
Costs Drafting History: Emma began her costs drafting career in November 2007.
Emma studied Law at the University of East Anglia and at KU Leuven in Belgium which included Space Law and Armed Conflicts. She has many years’ experience in legal aid matters undertaking all aspects of this area and specialising in care proceedings.
Emma undertakes legal aid housing, Court of Protection and injunction cases and is adept in paperless electronic billing and CCMS cases and processing, having undertaken much of the administration process for previous clients.
Profile: Emma keeps tortoises and volunteers at a reptile sanctuary as well as running a business (Norwich Sewcials) hosting dressmaking/sewing workshops, classes and events.
Claim to fame: Emma has a Diploma in Herpetology, lived in four different countries and once got to walk the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival.
Favourite Film: The Dish (true comedy about Australian monitoring of moon landing)