1954 – Born on the 23rd of September in Bury, England.
She studied law at the London School of Economics and graduated with a First Class degree.
1976 – while she was studying to become a barrister, she met Tony Blair.
1980 – Married on 29th of March, they have 4 children: Euan, Nicky, Kathryn and Leo.
1995 – Became Queen’s Counsel.
1999 – Appointed a Recorder (a permanent part-time judge) in the County Court and Crown Court.
1999-2006 – She was Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University.
2000 – Founding member of Matrix Chambers in London from which she continues to practice as a barrister.
2006 – On 26th of July she was awarded the honorary title of Emeritus Chancellor.
– Served as Governor of the London School of Economics and the Open University.