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Holly Rust

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Core Practice Area: Crime
Education: Cardiff University: English Literature BA, 1st class honours, Cardiff University: English Literature MA,  Distinction, Cardiff University: Graduate Diploma in Law, Distinction, City of London, LLM, Distinction 

In October 2018, Holly started a common law pupillage supervised by Emily Cook, with a focus on crime.

Holly is due to be called to the Bar in 2019, having obtained an "Outstanding" grade in the BPTC at City, University of London.

Gray's Inn awarded Holly the Lord Justice Holker Scholarship, and Holly also received a Postgraduate Scholarship from Cardiff University.

Whilst studying the Graduate Diploma in Law, Holly worked as a paralegal at NewLaw Solicitors, and then Slater and Gordon Lawyers, where she handled her own caseload of personal injury claims. In her spare time, Holly volunteered for the Personal Support Unit at Cardiff Court, supporting litigants in person through a variety of family and civil proceedings.

Prior to the law, Holly worked closely with vulnerable and disabled individuals as a support worker, and she is now learning British Sign Language.

Holly will be available to accept instructions from April 2019.