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Employment Legal Advice Network (ELAN) - who's who?

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Independent Chair

Andrew Hillier QC

Andrew Hillier retired from practice in 2012. A long-standing trustee of Advocate, since then he has also been involved in a number of free legal advice projects, including acting as Chair of ELAN and as a volunteer employment case-worker at South West London Law Centres.   

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Supporting Consultant

Camilla Palmer QC (Hon)

Camilla Palmer is a Mediator & Consultant at YESS (Your Employment Settlement Service). Prior to YESS Camilla was an employment litigator acting mainly for employees in discrimination cases. She has been a fee-paid employment judge since 2001 and is now a judicial mediator.

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Director of Network

Victoria Speed

Victoria Speed is a consultant currently managing the COVID-19 response for ELAN. Victoria qualified as an employment lawyer in 2001, initially working at Simmons & Simmons. She managed the Pro Bono Centre at BPP from 2009-2019, is Chair of Young Citizens' HR Committee, a mediator and a Mental Health First Aid trainer.

Klara Skrivankova

Grants Manager

Klara Skrivankova

Klara Skrivankova is a Grants Manager at Trust for London, overseeing ELAN. She brings over 18 years of experience in policy, research and strategy development and is an internationally recognised expert on modern slavery, decent work and responsible business.