Year of Call: 2012
Amy has a broad commercial Chancery practice and appears regularly in the County Courts and High Court. She has particular interests in property, wills and probate, insolvency, and civil fraud.
Before coming to the Bar, Amy worked at a mergers and acquisitions advisory firm specialising in aerospace and industrials, following postgraduate studies in History & Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University.
Amy is an advocacy tutor at Lincoln's Inn and also helps run the Inn's debating society. She is a committee member of the Property Bar Association.
Birkbeck, University of London: Accelerated LLB (First)
City University: BPTC (Very Competent)
Harvard University: Doctoral work in History & Middle Eastern Studies
Harvard University: MA Middle Eastern Studies
School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London: MA Islamic Art and Archaeology (Merit)
Harvard University: BA Sociology (cum laude)
Chancery Bar Association
Property Bar Association
Young Fraud Lawyers Association
Amy Linnea Proferes
Wolfson Scholarship, Lincoln’s Inn
Hardwicke Award, Lincoln’s Inn
Pearson Publication Prize for best overall result in LLB, Birkbeck
Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships during doctoral work, US Department of Education
Winner, Atkin’s Court Forms Moot, 2012 (judged by Lord Neuberger)