Our people

Semiha Ozbay

Semiha Ozbay


Semiha joined Judge & Priestley in June 2021 and currently works as a paralegal in the Housing Management Department.


Semiha graduated with an undergraduate degree in LLB Law from the University of Sussex in 2020.

She then worked as a Policy Advisor for the House of Commons for a year whilst also actively undertaking legal work experience focused within local authorities.

Semiha volunteered alongside her full-time role for a criminal justice law clinic, the two charities: Joint Enterprise not Guilty by Association (JENGBA) and Prisoners Advice Service (PAS) and as well as for a criminal defence solicitor on weekends.

Outside of Work

Semiha is an active member of of her local dance group and has competed regionally.

She is also an avid baker and on a weekly basis bakes for her local community centre’s meetings.