Kirsty is completing her Bar Professional Training Course in London. She previously worked at the Scottish Law firm, R & R Urquhart, as a legal researcher on environmental and energy law cases. Prior to that she spent two years working for the Stakeholder Forum, leading the UN engagement work on sustainable development (Rio +20) in London and latterly New York.
Her other environmental policy experience includes participating as a youth delegate to the UNFCCC, coordinating the youth engagement programme for the Department of Energy and Climate Change, and working for a variety of environmental NGOs and charities. She also writes on the topic of intergenerational equity. All her blogs are written in her personal capacity.