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Gemma

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Qualifications

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (2017)
Postgraduate Certificate in Developing Professional Practice in Higher Education (PGCDPPHE) – University of South Wales (2016)
Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (LPC) – University of Wales, Cardiff (2004)
LL.B (Hons) Law with French – University of Wales, Aberystwyth (2003) [University of Caen, France – 2001-2002]

About

Gemma is a Deputy Director of the Legal Advice Clinic, Course Leader, and senior Lecturer based in the School of Law. She lectures on both the Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses. Gemma specialises in Family Law and spends a considerable amount of time supervising students in the Legal Advice Clinic.

Experience

Gemma is a qualified solicitor. She has been a Lecturer in Legal Practice since 2015 and became a Senior Lecturer in 2019.

Responsibilities

Legal Advice Clinic Deputy Director and Supervisor

Course Leader for LL.B Legal Practice (Exempting)

Senior Lecturer

Module Leader:
- Family Law and Practice
- Legal and Financial Advice Clinic
- Property Law and Practice
- Wills and Estate Planning

Module Tutor:
- Introduction to Legal Practice
- Advanced Legal Practice

Memberships

Clinical Legal Education Organisation

Research

Clinical Legal Education

Areas of Expertise

Family Law

French speaker

Twitter

@GemmaSweetman

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