witw1Charlotte is an award winning barrister “fighting for women’s rights in and out of court” according to the Independent.

With a commitment to ensuring gender equality under the law, Charlotte writes and speaks  about issues such as female genital mutilation (FGM), workplace sexual harassment, prostitution and rape laws. She is described by the Telegraph as “clever”, “confident” and “impressively well-versed on women’s rights”.

Combining legal practice and academia Charlotte will commence a Junior Research Fellowship at Queens’ College, Cambridge in autumn 2018. At present she is an Affiliated Researcher at the Department of Sociology, University of Cambridge, from which she was awarded her PhD on the law and policy on female genital mutilation (FGM) in England. Charlotte was a former Visiting Researcher at Harvard Law School where she studied feminist legal theory.