Jessica is the lead lawyer for the Law Commissions’ automated vehicles review, working with the UK Government’s Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CCAV) to develop a regulatory framework for the safe deployment of AVs in Great Britain. The project started in 2018 and is due to report in the final quarter of 2021. Jessica’s work involves extensive public consultation in the UK and abroad. She is a member of the UNECE’s informal group of experts on automated driving (IGEAD) for working party 1. At the Commission Jessica has previously managed the criminal law team and worked on ride-hailing regulation and consumer protection reform. Before joining the civil service, Jessica was a lecturer in Law at Durham University and an associate at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton.