Ruby came to the attention of Elysium when she was the standout performer in the Schools Mooting Finals held at the Old Bailey Central Criminal Court in London. Richard had been assisting the students as part of his voluntary work and Ruby’s enthusiasm and exceptional talent shone throughout the competition. Ruby initially came to Elysium as part of her work experience and was soon offered a full-time role.
Ruby’s exceptional use of computers and the litigation technology was quickly evident and seen as vital in a firm where we use technology throughout to drive efficiency. She has worked with our third-party software developers to help to improve their systems and assist in the handling of our files.
Areas of Expertise
Deciding to train as a CILEX member, Ruby has excelled in her studies at every stage. She has found the experiences working on complex, high-value litigation invaluable in assisting her studies. To her considerable credit, Ruby has remained a star student even with the added pressures of a full-time job to contend with. Ruby is exceptionally hard working and wants to develop her litigation skills specifically.
Her extensive and thorough knowledge of the law and procedure is invaluable in identifying the key issues of any new instructions we receive. Ruby’s strategic outlook is vital when planning our workload from the outset. Her organisational skills and use of technology help us prepare our cases in a way that allows us to concentrate on the important issues. We believe she is a star in the making and she excels in everything she does.