Michela joined Bhatt Murphy in September 2017 as a paralegal in the Actions Against the Police team. She completed her training at Bhatt Murphy and is now a solicitor working in the Immigration Detention and Migrant Rights team.
Before coming to Bhatt Murphy, Michela worked for an international development organisation and completed an internship in the immigration department of another law firm. While completing the Graduate Diploma in Law, she volunteered for the School Exclusion Project, representing children and their families at exclusion hearings. Previous to that she also volunteered as a visitor to immigration detention centres. Michela holds a first class degree in Economics and Politics from SOAS and an MPhil with distinction in Development Studies from the University of Oxford.