Meet the Committee
Nicola joined the Committee in April 2014. Nicola enjoys welcoming new members, getting to know members and sponsors, co-ordinating and hosting events and chairing the Committee.
In her spare time, Nicola enjoys going to the theatre, live music, dancing, yoga, Pilates, spinning, outdoor fitness classes and activities, socialising with friends and travel.
Oliver joined the committee in January 2016 as an events officer. He became Vice Chair in September 2017.
Treasurer and JLD National Committee Representative
Mike is a Trainee at Santander UK plc, having completed seat in Capital Markets and Commercial Contracts (Payments, Innovation and Operations) .
Outside of work, Mike enjoys going to theatre and gigs, “debating” politics, any outdoor activities and planning his next skiing trip.
Secretary and Charity Representative
Leah is an Associate at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP and joined the Committee in 2018 when she made the move from Cambridgeshire to London.
Leah read Law at Nottingham Trent University and went on to train at Greenwoods GRM. Leah qualified in 2017 into the Employment Department where she acted solely for employers. Leah now works at Slater and Gordon where she represents employees on a wide range of diverse matters.
In her spare time, Leah enjoys exploring the restaurant scene in London, reading, travel and socialising with friends.
Events Co-ordinator and Charity Representative
Grace is Head of the Housing at Wainwright & Cummins LLP.
Ronald joined the Committee in October 2017 and is the Publicity Officer.
Having lived and studied in Hong Kong, Canada and the United Kingdom, Ronald is a conflicts analyst at Dentons. He read law at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) and went on to complete his LLM in Intellectual Property and Information Law at King’s College London.
Away from the law, Ronald supports Arsenal FC (mostly because of his parents who are avid supporters). He is also a massive Pokemon fan and probably spends too much time on YouTube.
Membership & Events Co-ordinator
Amber joined LYLG in February 2019 and is a Membership & Events Co-ordinator.
Amber is a Paralegal at Baker McKenzie who is currently applying for training contracts in London. Amber graduated from Cardiff University in 2017 with a First Class Honours in Law and Criminology. Amber joined LYLG in February 2019 and is a Membership & Events Co-ordinator.
In her spare time, Amber enjoys going to the theatre and travelling. Amber is particularly passionate about social mobility in the legal profession and is an active member in BakerOpportunity – Baker McKenzie’s diversity focus group.