Mia Purdy



Mia joined Chambers in October 2022 after completing her pupillage under the supervision of Kyra Cornwall, Rachel Spicer, Ben Wooldridge and Thomas Harvey. She is building a broad practice and accepts instructions in all areas of private family law, including financial remedies, private children work, and applications under the Family Law Act 1996.

During pupillage, Mia assisted her supervisors and other members of Chambers on various high-value financial remedy cases, including undertaking complex bank account and financial disclosure analysis.

Prior to joining chambers, Mia worked as a paralegal at a leading specialist family law solicitors’ firm in London.

During her studies, Mia volunteered for Newcastle-based charity Families in Care and the Hammersmith and Fulham Legal Advice Clinic (Family).

Family Law Bar Association


Lincoln’s Inn

Durham University: LLB Law, First Class Honours

BPP Law School, London: Bar Professional Training Course

Leo Blair Prize for Advocacy, Durham University (2019)

Lord Denning Scholarship, Lincolns Inn (2019)

BPP Advocacy Scholarship, BPP (2019)