Catriona Jarvis is a solicitor by training who has an LLM in International Legal Studies, Refugee and Human Rights Law and an MA in Creative Writing. She is also a qualified teacher and holds a Certificate de Langue Française Degree Superieur from the Sorbonne, Paris. She now has 18 years judicial experience. For the last seven years Catriona has been a Senior Immigration Judge at what is now the Upper Tribunal of the Immigration and Asylum Chamber. She has been deeply involved in judicial training over the years both as a former Training Judge at the Tribunal and as a Member of the Judicial Training Committee of the Tribunal.