Ella Fornsworth – Pupil Barrister

Ella is undertaking a criminal pupillage under the supervision of Andrew Bailey

Prior to pupillage, Ella was a caseworker intern at Amicus ALJ UK. There, she worked on discovery and review of evidence, assisting US capital defenders in their work on death penalty cases. She also worked with the Florida Center for Capital Representation, tasked with tracking and reviewing all death penalty cases on the 8th judicial circuit of Florida.

While on the BTC, Ella has completed notetaking for the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service. She also worked as a volunteer for Victim Support UK, assisting complainants of crime with navigating the criminal justice system. Through this, she has acquired experience working with vulnerable clients.


  • Exhibition Scholarship, Honourable Society of the Inner Temple (2021)  


  • BTC (Very Competent), BPP Law School (2022)
  • LLM (Distinction), BPP Law School (2021)
  • BA French with English Literature (First Class), King’s College London (2020)