Lucy joined chambers as a pupil in October 2021 and is building experience in all of chambers’ practice areas.
Prior to commencing pupillage, Lucy edited OUP’s practitioner text, Judicial Review: Principles and Procedure (2nd ed forthcoming 2022) and was a visiting lecturer in public law at City Law School. During her legal studies, Lucy volunteered for the School Exclusion Project, representing pupils appealing their exclusion from school.
Before coming to the Bar, Lucy worked as a caseworker for an MP and as a Research Associate for the United Nations Development Programme in Jerusalem. She also taught in refugee camps and educational partnerships in Palestine.
At school, Lucy represented England at the World Schools Debating Championships.
Welcoming our new pupils Lucy McCann and Thomas Hayes today - Sep 2021