“Emma is one of a kind, it's hard to find a prison law solicitor around who is as dedicated to her profession as her. She is a good solicitor to have fighting on your side and says it how it is. Emma always tries to assist clients in getting the help they need to progress.”

Emma Gauden


Milton Keynes , Luton , Leighton Buzzard , Swindon , Melksham

01865 592 670 / 07944 418 177

Areas of law:

Prisoner Assistance

Emma Gauden is a Prison law Consultant covering the Wiltshire area. Emma represents prisoners at parole paper reviews and oral hearings including lifers, IPPs, EDS and recalled prisoners. Emma has a special interest in representing prisoners at parole reviews for sentences relating to historical sex offences.

Prior to Reeds, Emma worked at the Student Law Office at Northumbria University working on appeals for prisoners and members of the public on a pro bono basis. Emma started working in prison law at Michael Purdon Solicitors, in Newcastle Upon Tyne, in 2008 before relocating to the North West and has been working solely in Prison Law ever since making her very experienced in this area, especially in appearing before the Parole Board.

Emma is easy to talk to and is incredibly approachable. Emma also takes pride in her formulating of arguments and persuasive writing.