Farzana Salik

January 31, 2024

Farzana’s dedication to justice and equality is deeply shaped by her upbringing in Newham, East London, where she faced a challenging environment of crime and poverty. Despite the lack of positive role models due to prevalent gang violence and drug abuse, she found comfort and motivation in education. This propelled her to become a positive […]

Beatrice Yahia

November 3, 2023

Beatrice is a Senior Legal Fellow at JUSTICE, working on various administrative justice projects.  She also works as an associate editor for Just Security, an online forum based at the Reiss Center on Law and Security at New York University School of Law. Beatrice was called to the Bar of England and Wales in July 2023 […]

Thandi Mabere

November 1, 2023

Thandi started working at JUSTICE in October 2023 as Administrative Assistant. She provides administrative support to the Chief Executive, Fiona Rutherford, as well as assisting with membership and general administration. Before joining JUSTICE, Thandi worked at Provident Holdings Ltd as Office Manager and at Mossbourne Community Academy as Administrator. While working at Provident Holdings Ltd […]

Jessica Kaplan

October 10, 2023

Jessica leads JUSTICE’s communications work. She specialises in communicating issues of legal and economic justice, having previously worked for the human rights NGO Liberty and various campaigns in and around the Labour Party. Prior to joining JUSTICE, she led communications for the progressive economics think tank INET Oxford. Jessica has a PhD from Cambridge University on the […]

Honor Johnston

July 20, 2023

Honor joined JUSTICE in May 2023 as our Development Administrator. Prior to joining JUSTICE she studied History and French at the University of Exeter and went on to work as a School Marketing Coordinator.

Riikka Andersson

April 11, 2023

Riikka joined JUSTICE in October 2021 as the Trust and Foundation Fundraiser. She studied Political Science and International Relations at the University of Aberdeen, and holds a master’s degree in Human Rights Law and Political Science from the University of Manchester. Before joining JUSTICE, she worked in a human rights organisation in Mexico City.

Şefki Bayram

September 28, 2022

Şefki is a Senior Fellow at JUSTICE, working on the Windrush Compensation Scheme, the EU Settlement Scheme, and the Afghan Settlement Schemes. Şefki was called to the Bar of England and Wales in March 2023 and holds master’s degrees from the University of Nottingham in Public International Law (LLM), and University College London in Public […]

Emma Snell

April 4, 2022

Prior to working at JUSTICE, Emma studied Philosophy at the University of Cambridge, before converting to law and completing an LLM at University College London. During her legal studies, Emma acted as a volunteer researcher for the APPG Inquiry into Legal Aid, assisted parents of children who had been permanently excluded from school, responded to […]

Fiona Rutherford

February 3, 2022

Fiona Rutherford joined JUSTICE as Chief Executive in February 2022. Prior to JUSTICE, Fiona was the Director of Access to Justice Policy, Ministry of Justice, a position she has held from July 2019. Her previously held positions include: Deputy Director for Legal Aid Policy, Justice and Courts Policy Group, Ministry of Justice; Deputy Director for […]

Philip Armitage

November 29, 2021

Philip is an Administrative/Public Lawyer at JUSTICE, who has worked for several years within public law gaining considerable experience of Judicial Review. Philip graduated with a degree in Politics and Philosophy from the University of Sheffield, before completing the GDL. Philip was called to the Bar in 2015 before deciding to pursue a career as […]