Rose has been a volunteer caseworker at PILU since May 2017.

Rose works predominantly with our student finance caseload, appealing decisions by the Student Loans Company to deny financial support based on applicants’ immigration status or history. She writes representations on clients’ behalf through the internal appeals and pre-action procedures.

She assisted the lawyers with PILU’s Judicial Review against the Home Office policy of detaining and deporting rough sleepers from EEA states, producing bundles and filing applications at Court.

Rose is also a welfare advice volunteer at the Latin American Disabled People’s Project, and volunteers as an accompanier with North East London Migrant Action. She is Assistant Secretary of the Haldane Society of Socialist Lawyers.

Rose is an LPC graduate who aspires to train as a solicitor at a firm that prioritises social justice and human rights.