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Joanna Connolly

Joanna qualified as a solicitor in 2017 and joined Media Defence in 2019. Prior to joining the organisation, she worked at the UN Refugee Agency, and as Legal Coordinator of an NGO providing legal assistance to asylum seekers and refugees in Greece. Originally based in Australia, Joanna’s previous experience includes work in class action litigation in a large commercial law firm, and as a Judge’s Associate in the Supreme Court of New South Wales (Court of Appeal). Joanna holds a BA and LLB from the University of Sydney.