Ian studied European Law with German at Nottingham Trent and completed the Legal Practice Course at Inns of Court, School of Law (now City Law School).

He has 12 years’ experience in the legal sector. After working in a range of outdoor clerk and paralegal positions, Ian spent seven years at Chambers & Partners working as a researcher, then deputy editor across the Global and Europe Guides. He also spent three years as training manager at Chambers, responsible for developing and delivering training for the entire research team.