Rebecca Carr – Pupil Barrister

Rebecca joined St John’s Buildings as a pupil in October 2019 under the supervision of Nicola Quinney. She is undertaking a common law pupillage, covering areas of civil, crime and family law.

Prior to the Bar, Rebecca worked as a public law caseworker in a leading judicial review team where she gained significant experience at conducting civil litigation (including judicial review and false imprisonment claims) and immigration cases (asylum, trafficking, deportation and bail matters). Rebecca was recognised as ‘Paralegal of the Year’ at the 2019 Modern Law Awards.

Rebecca graduated with a degree in law from the London School of Economics and Political Science, she was awarded a master’s degree in law from the University of Toronto and she achieved an ‘Outstanding’ grade on the Bar Professional Training Course.