Jakita Hodgson is graduating from Queensland University of Technology in December 2018 with a Bachelor of Justice/ Bachelor of Laws with Honours. Jakita anticipates completing her Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice next year, to be admitted as a lawyer by mid-2019.
Jakita has acquired discipline knowledge in a number of areas of law in Australia, New York and London. Jakita moved to New York for six months to undertake a semester of study in law, and subsequently moved to London for three months to work in a law firm, dealing predominantly in civil litigation.
Jakita aspires to primarily practice in criminal law, or corporate and commercial litigation, before going to the bar and being admitted into the Australian Bar Association.