Douglas Hamer

Douglas Hamer

Trainee Solicitor

Education Law, Higher Education Law, Special Educational Needs(+44)(0) 20 8891 4488Twickenham


Doug is a trainee under Mr Adam Otterway Friel, education department supervisor, having worked as a paralegal for him for just under two years. He has been with the firm for four years.

Doug studied music in university prior to completing his GDL and obtaining a first-class Bachelor of Laws degree at BPP University College. He enjoys all aspects of education law and is particularly interested in helping children with special educational needs receive the support they deserve, having himself experienced the difference made to his education after he was diagnosed with dyspraxia aged 14. He also enjoys using his IT skills to make efficient systems to help his colleagues.

In his spare time, Doug likes to attend the gym, play card and video games and play the drums.