Charley Pattison is a practicing barrister specialising in criminal law and human rights. She has spent three months working at the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg and is the justice spokesperson for the Green Party of England and Wales. She also sits on the board of trustees of the Avon and Bristol Law Centre.
Charley's background is as a graduate from Aston University where she read Business Administration and European Studies, and spent a period of time working for a large multinational professional services firm.
After graduating with a First Class honours degree and working as a project manager in a national law firm, she became increasingly concerned for social and environmental justice, and left her job to pursue a career in the law and dedicate more time to politics.