Leila Taleb

Year of call:

2018

Education:

2013 - Lancaster University / Universitat Trier (1 year Erasmus) - LLB (Hons) European Legal Studies, 2:1

2015 - University of York - MA Applied Human Rights

2018 - University of Law Leeds - BPTC, Very Competent

Career:

2014-16 - Project & Advocacy Manager at JUST Yorkshire (racial justice organisation)

2016-17 - (S)GBV |& Communications consultant at ICLS (intercultural communication and leadership school)

2018-19 - Partnership & Grants Co-ordinator at Bahar Organisation, Turkey/Iraq

2019-20 - UNDP Iraq

2020 - Pupil at Park Square Barristers

2021 - Tenant at Park Square Barristers

2021 - Level 1 Prosecutor

Appointments:

2016-present - Trustee/Management Committee member at Anah Project (local domestic violence refuge for BAMER women)

Memberships:

Inner Temple - 2017-present

Awards:

2017-18 - Advocacy Scholarship (Advocacy Scholar), University of Law 2017-18

2017 - New Economics Foundation (NEF) Media Spokesperson Scholarship

Leila has undertaken a plethora of small claims civil hearings, in relation to credit hire and road traffic accidents.

She has conducted a number of interlocutory hearings, including relief from sanctions applications, DRHs, abuse of process applications and directions hearings in relation to small claims and fast track trials.

Her experience in relation to Personal Injury claims has included infant settlement, stage 3 hearings and infant advices on quantum.