Hannah Sterry

Trainee Solicitor
Information Law Team

Hannah is a Trainee Solicitor in the Information Law Team, having joined Stone King as a Paralegal in the Education team in August 2018.

Professional Experience

Before joining Stone King, Hannah worked within the NHS for several years, working predominantly with patients suffering from traumatic brain injury and stroke. Following this, she spent four years as an editor in the scientific and legal publishing sectors.

Information Law

Hannah has been a member of the Information Law Team since December 2018, and has gained experience advising on a wide range of matters, including Freedom of Information; data subject requests including subject access requests and the right to erasure; CCTV; and data retention.

Corporate and Commercial

As a member of the Corporate and Commercial Team, Hannah works on an array of matters including advising on intellectual property rights; commercial contract reviews; and corporate law.


As a Paralegal in the Education Team Hannah had a particularly strong focus on Church of England schools. During this time, Hannah gained experience advising on a wide range of matters, including corporate law; commercial contracts; data protection; and academisation.

Academic Experience

As an undergraduate, Hannah studied Biological Sciences at the University of Brighton for her undergraduate degree, before going on to achieve a Distinction in the Graduate Diploma in Law.

Hannah is studying her combined Legal Practice Course (LPC) LLM in Professional Legal Practice at the University of Law part-time alongside her Training Contract, and is currently writing her LLM on the rights of data subjects in the context of Automated Facial Recognition Technology.


Outside of work Hannah enjoys running and recently ran a 10K for Stone King’s Charity of the Year. She also loves to read, and is particularly keen on European crime fiction.


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