The Public Law Project is pleased to announce that Alison Pickup will be joining us as our Legal Director. Alison will come to PLP from Doughty Street Chambers, where she has established a highly regarded practice acting for the vulnerable and dispossessed. She will remain an Associate Tenant there.

Jo Hickman, PLP’s Director said: ‘Alison is a brilliant strategic lawyer, and we are delighted that she has agreed to lead our legal team.’

Mark Dembovsky, CEO at Doughty Street Chambers said: “Although we are sad to see Alison go we are delighted that she is joining such a highly respected organisation as PLP. We know that her dedication and expertise will further enhance the excellent work that they do.”

PLP is now seeking a Deputy Legal Director to work closely with the newly appointed Legal Director.  All the details concerning this new post can be found here.