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Lessons offered by Crystal
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Resume - cover letter’s writing prep
  • Oral expression
  • Dissertation and thesis preparation
Levels
  • Primary
  • Junior Cycle
  • Transition Year
  • Fifth Year
  • Sixth Year
  • Adult education
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Diploma

Enthusiastic Tutor with LLM Masters degree - London - teaches CV support , covering letter support , creative writing, reading - From Primary School - Adults ( all levels)

Methodology

Hi there , name is Crystal and I am a Family Solicitor and LLM ( masters) graduate . I teach - CV support , covering letter support , creative writing English and reading - From Primary School - Adults ( all levels) . I also assist students with university admissions applications , work experience , paralegal and training contract applications and interview preparation.

Experience

I have been teaching and providing advice and assistance to 100's of students over the past 6 years . I have had success in primary school students to adults improving in relation to creative writing and reading, A Level students obtaining the grades to attend their chosen universities, undergraduate students achieving 2:1 and 1st degrees. I have also been able to successfully assist students in securing work experience, paralegal and training contracts . Whatever the area that requires work we can get through it together!

Rates

Transportation Fee : €5
Rate for online lessons : €56/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : €193
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : €391

Details

There may be additional travel costs for locations outside London Travel Zone 4

Lessons offered by Crystal
Individual
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Resume - cover letter’s writing prep
  • Oral expression
  • Dissertation and thesis preparation
Levels
  • Primary
  • Junior Cycle
  • Transition Year
  • Fifth Year
  • Sixth Year
  • Adult education
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Diploma

Crystal's CV

Education & Qualifications
2009 – 2010 Legal Practice Course, Commendation
BPP Law School, London
2008 – 2009 LLM in Family and Children Law, Merit
UCL, London
2005– 2008 BA (Hons) Law and Politics, 2:1
University of Kent
1998 – 2005 Trinity National Diploma in Professional Dance and Musical Theatre
(Equivalent to NVQ L4) Merit
A Level Drama: B GCSEs: 2 A*s, 3 As, 4 Bs, 1 C
The Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts, London

Teaching Experience
Jan 2011 – Ongoing Tutor -Freelance and Leaders are Readers
• Teaching students - AS Level and A Level Law, undergraduate and masters degree level law.
• Teaching students law GDL and LPC level .
• Particular expertise in family law.
• Assisting students with university admissions applications, work experience, paralegal and training contract applications and CV and interview preparation.
• Experience also teaching Year 5 and Year 6 school children English language and literature.

Legal Experience
April 2017 – Aug 2017 Solicitor – London Borough of Lewisham
• Dealing with diverse public and some private children and family matters
• Advising the Local Authority on matters pre Court and within Court Proceedings
• Attending frequent Legal Planning Meetings
• Strong drafting skills, including Court Applications, Court Orders, letters of instruction of experts
• Building and managing own caseload throughout the Family Courts in London
• Strong advocacy skills, representing clients in public law Children Act matters
• Undertaking advocacy at interim as well as final contested and non-contested Hearings
• Strong time management and organisational skills.

Nov 2015 – March 2017 Senior Solicitor, MK Law Solicitors - Bromley South and Old Street
• Head of the Family Department
• Obtained Law Society Family Panel Accreditation
• Strong management and leadership skills
• Development and expansion of public and private client base; marketing the firm
• Dealing with diverse public and private children and family matters
• Building and managing own caseload throughout the Family Courts in London and the surrounding areas and High Court (Royal Courts of Justice) matters
• Strong advocacy skills, representing clients in family matters (including financial proceedings) and public and private Children Act matters
• Undertaking advocacy at interim as well as final contested and non-contested hearings; Strong drafting skills
• Supervising trainee solicitors and caseworkers and delegating matters.

Sep 2013- Oct 2015 Solicitor, Blavo and Co Solicitors- Chancery Lane London
• Dealing with diverse family and children matters
• Working on both private and public law cases
• Dealing with many private law matters with complex case details and with an international element
• Building and managing own caseload throughout the Family Courts in London and the surrounding areas and also High Court (Royal Courts of Justice) matters
• Strong advocacy skills, representing clients in family matters (including financial proceedings) and public and private Children Act matters
• Undertaking advocacy at interim as well as final contested and non-contested
hearings
• Strong drafting skills
• Supervising trainee solicitors and caseworkers including delegating matters
• Assisting partners of the practice where appropriate
• Developing and expanding private law client base and marketing the firm.

Jan 2012- Sep 2013 Trainee Solicitor, Duncan Lewis Solicitors- London
• Dealing with varied family, children and welfare benefits cases
• Working on both private and public law cases
• Building and managing own caseload from initial interview to court proceedings
• Undertaking own advocacy at court
• Developing and expanding private law client base
• Carrying out varied legal work for other fee earners
• Working on the Civil Legal Advice Line
• Conversing with various clients, organisations and public bodies.

Jan 2011- Jan 2012 Civil Litigation Paralegal, Osbornes Solicitors LLP- London
• Dealing with civil litigation cases including housing, welfare benefits and debt
• Building and managing own caseload from initial interview to court proceedings
• Conversing with various clients, organisations and public bodies.

Oct 2010- Dec 2010 Family & Children Law Paralegal, Coram Children’s Legal Centre- Essex
• Working on the Child Law Advice Line (CLAL)
• Advising on complex family and child law related issues
• Conversing with clients from around the UK.

Jun 2010- Oct 2010 Housing Paralegal, Lawana and Co Solicitors- London
• Dealing with different aspects of housing law and landlord and tenant disputes
• Handling own caseload from initial interview to court proceedings.

Feb 2009- Oct 2010 Middle Eastern Associate –Middle East Consultancy Services - London
• Providing advice to solicitors on all aspects of the Middle East
• Detailed legal and Middle Eastern research
• Editing and administration of expert reports and authenticating documents
• Marketing and promoting the firm to current and perspective clients
• Honing communication skills through liaising with consultancy staff and solicitors.

June 2009 Work Experience, Magrath and Co LLP- C. London
• Working in the media department
• Drafting media contracts; attending meetings and discussing various case files
• Accompanying partner on civil litigation cases in the Royal Courts of Justice
• Gained a valuable insight into the day-to-day work of a media solicitor.

Oct 08-Jan 09 Work Experience, The Family Law Practice- Limehouse
• Detailed legal research in family and children law
• Accompanying on cases in the Family Courts; drafting court reports
• Drafting court applications. First experience of a solely family law practice.

July and Aug 2007 Work Experience, Access Law- Southampton/ Brindley Twist Tafft and
James Solicitors
• Working in the property, family and children law and civil litigation departments
• Accompanying on family, children and civil litigation cases in the Family Courts
• Attending parental review meetings; collating documents & preparing bundles.

May 06- Sep 08 Generalist Adviser, Citizens Advice Bureau- Tunbridge Wells
• Advising clients on variety of legal issues such as employment, debt and housing
• Aiding in implementing legislation and policy reform
• Gained experience of dealing with the public tackling different client scenarios.

May 06- June 07 Receptionist and Legal Administrator, Kent Law Clinic- Canterbury
• Conversing with clients and analysing the nature of the issue
• Arranging meetings between legal advisers, solicitors and clients.

Other Work Experience
Sep 07 – Sep 08 Subject/ Schools and Sessional Ambassador, University of Kent
• Promoting higher education to young people between the ages of 12-18
• Giving presentations on the positive aspects of university life and my degree
subjects law and politics
• Participating in the organisation and implementation of educational activities
• Developing communications between staff & students and working within a team.

Skills
• IT-Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and legal software (Lexis Nexis/ Lawtel).

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