Wednesday, August 23


Legal Loop is made up of many hard working individuals, all of whom are dedicated to providing the best service they can offer to law students. Below are just some of the people involved.

Aaron Clegg – Editor-in-Chief & Managing Director

Aaron is originally from Manchester, and graduated from Bangor University with first class honours. He is currently studying for his masters degree in Corporate Law at Durham University and is the Managing Director of Legal Loop.

Louis Blundell – Editorial Assistant

Louis is from Chester and joined Legal Loop in August 2017. He has a particular interest in Criminal Law and animal rights.

Jess Edwards – Managing Editor

Jess grew up in Hull and has been writing for Legal Loop since December 2015. She has an interest in current affairs, politics and human rights.

Benjamin Hutchison – Chief Ambassador

Benjamin graduated with first class honours in Law with Psychology from UCLan. He is currently undertaking an LLM International Trade & Commercial Law at Durham University. He joined Legal Loop in October 2016.

Dean Strang & Jerry Buting – Guest Contributors (Article)

Dean and Jerry are highly accomplished criminal Attorneys in the USA. They shot to worldwide fame after representing Steven Avery in the hit Netflix series: Making A Murderer.

Dr. Shaun Wallace – Guest Contributor (Article)

Shaun is a senior criminal defence barrister of 25 years and tenant at Great James Street Chambers in London, with experience in a wide range of serious criminal cases from murder, manslaughter, serious sexual offences, fraud, money laundering, firearms and drug trafficking. Shaun won Mastermind in 2004, and regularly appears as a “Chaser” under the pseudonym of “The Dark Destroyer” on ITV’s popular quiz show: The Chase.

Gareth Hutton – Contributor

Gareth graduated from Hull University with a 2:1 and is currently studying the BPTC at BPP Leeds. He joined Legal Loop in March 2017.

Matt Wojcik – Contributor

Matt is a law student at Durham University. As a result of his background as an international student, he has an interest in international affairs as well as politics and film.

Chris Lawless – Contributor

Chris is a second-year law student at Durham University, originally from Manchester, with a particular interest in International affairs, public policy and monetary systems. He joined Legal Loop in May 2017.

Manpreet Kaur – Contributor

Manpreet joined Legal Loop in July 2017 as a graduate from King’s College London with an upper second class honours degree in Law. She has over two years of experience working on commercial contracts and local government projects and is currently completing a Masters in Advanced Legal Studies, specialising in international commercial and regulatory law, at the University of Warwick.

Paula Ursu – Contributor

Paula is a Moldovan/ Romanian who moved to the UK at the age of 14. She is a third-year law student at Royal Holloway, University of London with specific interests in Commercial Law and Human Rights Law. Paula joined Legal Loop in July 2017.