Interim director – Carol Storer OBE
Carol worked as a solicitor for many years, working in a law centre, a local authority, private practice and at Shelter before becoming director of Legal Aid Practioners Group, where she worked for ten years. She served as a commissioner on the Bach Commission, chairs the Law Society's Access to Justice Committee, and is a trustee of Coram Children's Legal Centre. Carol has been the interim director of LAG since March 2019.
Publisher director – Esther Pilger
Esther is responsible for all aspects of LAG's publishing and events including commissioning of new books, managing the editorial and production processes and overseeing marketing, sales and distribution of publications, conferences and event planning. Esther has worked at LAG since 2002, first as publisher and then as publishing director. Before LAG, she worked at Sweet & Maxwell (Thomson Reuters) and the British Psychological Society.
Finance manager – Cheryl Neil
Cheryl is responsible for LAG's finances and accounting. She enjoys working for LAG because it provides a friendly, flexible and supportive working environment. She has worked for us since 2007.
Legal Action editor – Louise Heath
Louise is editor of LAG’s monthly magazine, Legal Action, which provides news and comment on legal aid and access to justice issues, as well as law and practice updates on social welfare law and related areas. She has worked at LAG for 16 years, working as deputy editor of Legal Action, before becoming editor four years ago. Before LAG, Louise's background was mainly in legal publishing, apart from a brief stint in the Mayor of London’s press office.
Legal Action deputy editor – Marc Bloomfield
Marc started working at LAG as a part-time freelancer in March 2015 and joined full time in June 2015, ultimately taking up the deputy editor post at Legal Action when Louise became editor. He has worked in legal publishing since 1998, previously at Legalease and then at LexisNexis.
Customer services executive – Andrew Troszok
Andrew joined LAG in 2005 as customer services executive. Prior to that he worked at Treadwell's bookshop.