Clerking team

Dan Johnson

Children Law Clerk

Elizabeth Fagan

Junior Family Clerk

Katy is undertaking a family pupillage under the supervision of Simon Crabtree.

Prior to pupillage, Katy gained invaluable experience in her role as a Paralegal at Stowe Family Law. While at Stowe, Katy specialised in a broad range of private family law matters including matrimonial finance, TOLATA, cases under the Children Act 1989, and cases under the Family Law Act 1996.

Katy has extensive experience in cases involving domestic abuse and was selected to speak at a lecture on this topic, focusing specifically on the evolution of coercive control and the current approach of the Family Court.

Katy also has a commitment to access to justice and has worked on numerous pro bono projects, including with Advocate, incorporating a variety of legal topics including cases with criminal elements, enquiries, and public children cases.


  • Certificate of Honour awarded by the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple (2023)


  • BPTC, University of Law (2022): Outstanding
  • Medical Law and Ethics LLM, University of Law: Distinction
  • International Human Rights LLM, University of Law (2022): Distinction
  • LLB Law (Hons), Keele University (2018): 2:1


  • The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple