Holly Knowles

Holly Knowles 


Holly graduated with a first-class Law degree from the University of Liverpool in 2020. During her studies Holly gained pro bono experience in anti-human trafficking and private children matters. Her team won the national Attorney General Award for Best New Pro Bono Project in 2018/19 and individually she won the University of Liverpool Law Clinic Prize for best contribution in 2019/20.  

Holly initially joined the legal aid family team at MSB, working on complex children matters involving honour-based abuse and cross-border disputes. She now works in the private family team on divorce and financial matters, including high net worth cases concerned with a range of assets. Holly regularly attends court to support clients and barristers.  

Holly is currently studying part-time on the Legal Practice Course at Liverpool John Moores University, with a view to qualifying as a solicitor. Holly is particularly motivated to use the law to assist victims of domestic abuse to reach lasting safety. She works efficiently and thoroughly with her team to achieve client outcomes whilst handling their concerns with sensitivity.  

Outside of work, Holly has raised money with MSB for the Liverpool Women’s Hospital Neo-Natal Unit and volunteered in the community celebrations for Liverpool’s Chinese New Year.