Jessica Farrell (ne O’Connor)
Jessica joined Henry Hyams in September 2016 as a Trainee Legal Assistant within the Family Department and became a Senior paralegal with the firm in March 2021. She intends to continue her studies over the coming months, with a view to completing the new Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE) as recently launched by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA).
Jessica’s caseload covers work in relation to Non-Molestation Orders, Private Law Children’s matters, Divorce & Consent Orders. She also works on Public Law Children’s matters and attends Public Law Outline meetings with clients who are facing Social Services involvement. She also regularly co-works with a variety of complex and challenging cases.
Jessica undertakes privately funded work and also that which is funded by the Legal Aid Agency. She is renowned for her diligent, reassuring and empathetic approach towards clients.
In her spare time, Jessica enjoys walking, travelling and reading.