VyVy is a dual-qualified UK/USA lawyer and qualified as a Solicitor in England and Wales in 2005. VyVy specialises in representing children, parents, and extended family members in care proceedings.
VyVy undertakes her own advocacy and she has Higher Rights of Audience (Civil). As well as being a member of the Resolution’s London committee and the Law Society’s Children Law Accreditation Scheme (aka the Children Panel) she is an assessor and interviews applicants/marks re-accreditation applications. She is a Resolution assessor for the Children Law (Public) (and a back-up assessor for Domestic Abuse) portfolio. VyVy is a member of the Executive Committee of the Association of Lawyers for Children as well as being a member of their Equality & Diversity Sub-Committee. She is also is a co-organiser of the London Children’s Lawyers.
VyVy has a Juris Doctorate and an LL.M from the University of Washington School of Law in the USA. VyVy remains an active member of the Washington State Bar Association. She worked as a trial lawyer in Seattle, Washington (USA) in the fields of Care, Juvenile Justice, Misdemeanours, Children-in-Need, At-Risk Youth, and Education law until she moved to the United Kingdom. She is also a member of the District of Columbia Bar.