Denise studied Law at the University of Dundee graduating with a 2:1 (LLB Honours) degree. She attended the Institute of Professional Legal Studies in Belfast and qualified in 2001.
Denise has extensive experience in dealing with all aspects of Defence litigation in the High Court and County Court. She specialises in Occupational Disease litigation. She has been an active member of the Federation of Insurance Lawyers NI Disease Sector Focus Team.
Denise is also a registered BSL sign language interpreter.