Partners & Staff
Amanda Knapper LL.B (Hons)Partner
Amanda is a Senior Partner and specialises in the firm’s Immigration department. In addition to being an experienced solicitor, Amanda is also a Senior Caseworker under the Asylum and Immigration Accreditation Scheme and with her many years of experience is a formidable advocate representing her clients at appeals. Amanda considers that her advocacy skills combined with an attention to detail have resulted in her remarkable success rate.
telephone: +44 (0)1752 309090
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Amanda was a political agent for several years before embarking on a career in law in 1990. Having obtained an honours degree in law at Plymouth University, Amanda then went to Exeter University where she completed her post graduate studies and qualified in 1998.
Following her admission as a solicitor, Amanda initially practised as a family and children’s solicitor. After moving from Bude to Plymouth Amanda initially worked at Plant Haynes Solicitors before becoming one of the original partners of the firm and has ongoing responsibility for our administration, management and recruitment.
Amanda is a committed Christian and has a wide client base from all over the United Kingdom. Amanda regularly carries out prison visits for human rights based claims and has close connections with other senior human rights lawyers and other organisations in both Plymouth and London. Her commitment to the legal profession can be summed up in the words "do right fear no one"