Experience

Year of Call: 2019

Education

BPP University, Bar Professional Training Course (2019): Very Competent

City Law School, GDL (2016)

King’s College London, Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelors of Surgery

King’s College London, Physiological Sciences BSc

Profile

During her legal studies, Maia volunteered with the Free Representation Unit successfully representing clients in front of the Social Security Tribunal. Maia also volunteered with a Law Centre and the Personal Support Unit where she assisted in preparing cases for the Employment Tribunal and provided support to litigants in person respectively.

Prior to becoming a pupil Maia practiced as a trained medical doctor. The fast-paced nature of Accident and Emergency work has developed Maia into a creative problem-solver, which will be essential in her legal work. She has attained postgraduate medical qualifications and consequently has a broad depth of knowledge about a range of medical and surgical subspecialties.

In addition to interests in law and medicine, Maia enjoys being active, modern literature and contemporary films.