Marie-Joelle Theanne

Marie-Joelle joined Bolt Burdon Kemp in August 2018 as a paralegal in the child brain injury team.  She helps seriously injured children and their families to help secure compensation and rehabilitation from their injuries.

Marie-Joelle studied Philosophy at Oxford Brookes University and graduated in 2016.  She enjoyed problem-solving, logical reasoning and formulating arguments, which led her to complete the GDL and LPC at BPP University.

Prior to joining Bolt Burdon Kemp, Marie-Joelle worked as a legal assistant at an immigration firm where she gained valuable transferable skills, such as being approachable and flexible.  Marie-Joelle also was a student adviser at the BPP Pro Bono Clinic where she solved legal issues for clients and managed their expectations in an empathetic and transparent manner.

Marie-Joelle is passionate about helping others and has worked on a variety of humanitarian projects, where she has travelled to India and Honduras to support communities in need.