Pagonia read law in the UK at the University of Sussex. She obtained an LLM in International Commercial Law and EU Law at the same institution. She completed the Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice at the University of Westminster in 2006. She has worked in consumer contracts for a major bank and for the legal department of a civil engineering consultancy as advisor for business related matters such as employment and commercial contracts, corporation tax, capital allowances, and Directors’ responsibilities. She has contributed to various publications in the UK. She joined LexisNexis in 2007.