Niamh previously worked in immigration law in the UK. She has an MSci in International Relations and Global Issues from the University of Nottingham. After graduating she obtained her legal qualifications and has worked in both immigration private practice and third sector. Whilst in the UK she worked primarily on refugee and human rights claims, as well as running a legal outreach advice program. She recently emigrated to Canada, and in her spare time she enjoys exploring British Columbia, reading and sewing.