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Deaf Lawyers UK has been in existence since 2004. We hope to increase our numbers as more Deaf individuals enter the profession.

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  • Imogen Manuel
    Deaf, Imogen graduated with Joint Honours in Law and Criminology at Lancaster University in 2011. Currently taking a gap year travelling around South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Imogen plans to start her Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in Bristol in September 2012 which she will be doing part-time as she hopes to find work as a full-time paralegal until she finishes her studies. Imogen is passionate about family law and criminal law, and hopes to specialise in one of these areas. Her overall goal would be to make all people aware that deafness is not a barrier and to become a role model for those who feel that they are living in 'a hearing world' that they are not part of.
  • David McKnight
    Deaf, David has been profoundly hard of hearing since he was 12 years old following a football accident. He re-entered the world of education in 2004 as a mature student, gaining GCSEs and an A Level before going on to the University of Kent to study law. He graduated in 2011 with a 2:1 and went on to the College of Law in Guildford to study the LPC. He is now searching for a training contract or paralegal position.