Fiona teaches a range of subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level. A former solicitor, Fiona specialises in Litigation and uses her expertise to supervise students that are advising in the Pro Bono Clinic. In recognition of her contributions to teaching, Fiona is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Fiona teaches a range of subjects including civil and criminal litigation, personal injury and clinical negligence litigation and legal skills at undergraduate and postgraduate level, including professional courses. She has a special interest in Litigation and provides further training to trainee Solicitors on the Professional Skills Course.
Fiona graduated from the University of Central Lancashire with an honours degree in law and completed her Diploma in Legal Practice at the College of Law in Chester. Fiona has experience in working in legal practice in a number of specialist firms in the North West and qualified as a solicitor in 1998. She has been a lecturer in law since 2013 and has contributed to the development and teaching of a range of courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level. She became a senior lecturer in 2018.