Called: 2022

Gabi graduated with a First Class Honours degree in 2020. She then studied her BPC and Masters at the University of Law, obtaining a Very Competent following being granted a scholarship from Middle Temple.

Gabi is an avid netball and rugby player. Gabi also has a Hungarian Vizsla called Stanley, who she loves taking on long walks and playing with in the garden.

Gabi became a tenant in September 2023 following the successful completion of her pupillage under the supervision of Joseph Lynch.

Gabi Ashby

Excellence Through Continuity of Representation

Public Law

During her second six, Gabi represented local authorities, parents, and children in all aspects of care proceedings. This ranged from contested ICO hearings to multi day final hearings, before magistrates, district, and circuit judges.

Private Law

Gabi has also represented both applicant and respondent parents in private law proceedings from injunctive applications, FHDRA’s and DRA’s to finding of fact hearings taking place over multiple days.

Throughout her second six, Gabi worked with clients with extreme vulnerabilities and complex mental health difficulties. Gabi has received excellent feedback from lay and professional clients including ‘she dealt with her client well, put her case eloquently, and was entirely reasonable and realistic in discussions’.

  • LLB – University of Law, Manchester – First Class with Honours
  • Bar Practice Course LLM – University of Law, Manchester – Very Competent
  • The Honorable Society of Middle Temple
  • Northern Circuit
Scholarships and Awards
  • Brick Court Chambers Scholarship
  • Fluent in Polish