Writing

Thoughts, news and life lessons I've learnt.

Founder Life
Mar 8, 2021

I’m officially a ‘Woman in Innovation!”

I’m really excited to announce that I’ve been awarded Innovate UK’s Women in Innovation Award 2021. As the first lawyer to ever win this award, I’m thrilled to have the recognition and support to accelerate my vision of driving innovation in the legal industry, whilst surrounding myself with brave thinkers from other industries that we have so much to learn from.

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Founder Life
Feb 24, 2021

Why you shouldn’t work for free

I’ve done it, and I know I’m not the only one. Maybe you’ve done it too? When you’re starting a new business it can be really tempting to agree to work for free in exchange for “exposure” or the potential of future, paid work, especially if you’ve got time on your hands. But this can be extremely damaging for your business.

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Founder Life
Feb 1, 2021

What I've learned from entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship has become a topic of its very own, studied in universities, colleges and even corporate institutions. Learning how to become an entrepreneur was unheard of when I was at school - it certainly never came up in the pointless questionnaires which told us which career we were destined for. But is entrepreneurship something you can learn, or learn from?

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Founder Life
Jan 6, 2021

How I started my own law firm

In the article I walk through the steps I took to set up my own law firm, focusing on the applications for SRA authorisation and PI insurance.

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