Clarence Avena Paralegal
Clarence is a Paralegal in the Professional Regulatory team based in Cardiff.
Main areas of practice
Clarence supports the Professional Regulatory team in Wales in a wide variety of areas.
He recently graduated from university, completing his undergraduate at UWE Bristol (formerly University of the West of England, Bristol) in European and International Law (LLB) and a postgraduate degree from the University of Bristol in Human Rights Law (LLM).
He also completed voluntary experience at the North Bristol Advice Centre, the Avon Bristol Law Centre and Bridgend Citizens Advice Bureau, focusing on applications and appeals for clients, in regards to Employment and Support Allowance.
Clarence briefly worked as an Insurance Broker after completion of his postgraduate degree.
Related Knowledge & Resources
New Corporate Governance rules from January this year affect not just quoted companies, but companies with more than 250 employees, with an increased requirement for directors to report on on a variety of matters.
An appeal by the Professional Standards for Health and Social Care against the decision of the NMC not to pursue allegations that a Registrant was responsible for non-accidental injuries to her son and/or a failure to protect Baby A from harm.
The Divisional Court allowed the GMC’s appeal against the decision of the Medical Practitioners Tribunal (“MPT”) to suspend Dr Bawa-Garba’s registration for 12 months and substituted the sanction of erasure from the Medical Register.