Camila Ferraro.

  • First Six Pupil
  • Year of call 2022
Practice Profile

Camila is a first six pupil barrister and joined Crucible in October 2022. She will be available to take instructions from the beginning of April 2023.

Prior to pupillage, Camila worked as a paralegal in a criminal defence firm, supporting fee earners in private matters and preparing legal aid cases. She also worked as a research assistant to a leading KC in extradition, crime, and public law.

Before this, Camila completed the Death Penalty Project and Doughty Street Chambers – Kalisher internship, where she worked on death penalty appeals and constitutional challenges before the Privy Council. She volunteered with a cleaner’s trade union, utilising her Spanish-speaking skills to represent members at company hearings.

Alongside her studies, Camila worked as a support worker in an anti-trafficking and modern slavery safehouse. She also taught debating across London prisons as a Vocalise mentor.

Outside of work, as a Davis Peace Prize recipient, Camila curated a gallery exhibition held at the Middle Temple celebrating the achievements and contributions of former refugees to the UK. 

Scholarships & Awards
  • Davis Peace Prize, Davis Projects for Peace
  • Death Penalty Project & Doughty Street Chambers Scholarship, Kalisher Trust
  • Lloyd Jacob Memorial Award, Knights of the Round Table/Middle Temple
  • Elected President of the Middle Temple Students’ Association
  • Jules Thorn Scholarship, Middle Temple
  • BPTC Scholarship, BPP Law School

Camila Ferraro news.

Crucible Pupil Diary: Update 5.

Liam Chin


Diary: Life as a Crucible Pupil - Month 3.

Camila Ferraro


Diary: Life as a Crucible Pupil - Month 2.

Camila Ferraro


Diary: Life as a Crucible Pupil - Month 1.

Liam Chin


The first in a series of updates from our Pupils

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Camila Ferraro and Liam Chin commence pupillage.

Liam Chin