While still being at the start of her legal career, Jenny is an outstanding lawyer who already has considerable experience in social housing law. She is passionate about social justice and has worked pro-bono for the National Centre for Domestic Violence. She has also volunteered for Southwark Law Centre. Jenny was TV Edwards' Civil Fee Earner of the Year, 2012.
Jenny specialises in a variety of areas of housing law, including homelessness cases with particular focus on victims of domestic abuse. She has also has represented defendants in possession proceedings brought on grounds of rent arrears, sub-letting and nuisance. Jenny has worked with the Official Solicitor on cases where clients lack capacity to provide instructions.
Jenny also undertakes Community Care work including assisting people with physical and mental health difficulties, age disputes, unlawful detention of immigrants and children, homeless families with children, and suitability of NASS accommodation.
Panel memberships: Housing Law Practitioners' Association, Young Legal Aid Lawyers
Languages: Conversational Spanish
I would like to say a great big thank you to TV Edwards and in particular Jenny Mansell- acted brilliant in our case and now me and my two daughters can live a healthy lifestyle again so soon with your help.