Saskia is a legal caseworker and community legal organiser at PILC.
She is co-leader of PILC’s Gentrification Project: Supporting access to justice in the class-based transformation of urban space and has worked on public law challenges across London including opposing demolition of estates, protection of community green space and assets, and challenging the conditions of families in temporary and overcrowded accommodation.
Outside of work, Saskia has been active in grassroots community campaigns for 15 years across Glasgow and London, playing leading roles in housing, anti-austerity, Palestinian human-rights campaigns. She is a co-founder of the Focus E15 housing campaign which was founded in 2013 and is active in Newham, East London. Prior to working in law, Saskia spent 7 years working in the international live music industry.
In the media
Fighting for homes, assets and land, Socialist Lawyer, Summer 2023