Katya Hosking


Katya has a busy employment practice acting for both claimants and respondents in all areas of employment work. She is regularly instructed in multi-day hearings concerning unfair dismissal, whistleblowing, employee status and all forms of discrimination, harassment and victimisation.

Before coming to the Bar Katya spent a number of years at Cardiff University as a policy officer with responsibility for equality and diversity in education. During that time she was a volunteer caseworker for the University and College Union and represented the Union in the development of several University policies. She retains a particular interest in claims involving schools, colleges and universities.

Year Qualified



Cardiff University, Bar Professional Training Course (Outstanding)
University of Bristol, LLM Public Law (Distinction)
University of Glamorgan, Graduate Diploma in Law (Distinction)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MA Philosophy
University of Sheffield, BA (First Class Honours) Social and Political Studies


Discrimination Law Association