British Pregnancy Advisory Service
Clíodhna completed her LL.M at HLS after obtaining a first degree in law and philosophy from University College Dublin, Ireland. Prior to coming to HLS, she worked as a teaching assistant in criminal law, company law and the philosophy of law in University College Dublin and as a paralegal in a corporate firm, focusing on healthcare litigation and employment law. During her time at HLS she was a student fellow at the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law, Bioethics and Biotechnology where her research focused on the effect of the recognition of a foetal right to life on the medical consent rights of pregnant women. Her fellowship work will focus on reproductive rights advocacy and policy work for women in Britain and Northern Ireland.