Prior to joining Matrix, Robbie was Senior Legal Fellow at law reform and human rights organisation JUSTICE. Robbie led work on the organisation’s When Things Go Wrong Working Party, a two-year project exploring reform of inquests and inquiries. During his time at JUSTICE, Robbie was Associate Editor at Just Security, the national security and rights blog based at NYU School of Law.
Before JUSTICE, Robbie worked as legal assistant to Nigel Lambert QC, joining the defence team in a major SFO-prosecuted trial. He has completed placements in the death penalty team at Reprieve and in the complex litigation division of the immigration firm Gherson. He represents claimants in the Social Security Tribunal for FRU. Robbie has also worked for many years as a professional musician.