Our Local Members across three Associations, including Walthamstow and Hackney, nominated Ben Seifert as our North East London GLA Seat candidate. Ben is an experienced barrister, specialising in public law and extradition. He represents people facing removal from the country and has appeared in the Supreme Court and the High Court on numerous occasions.
He was previously a professional opera singer, performing throughout the country, and sang the role of Marcello in an Olivier-award winning production of La Bohème.
As a prosecutor Ben understands the background to crime in London and is backing Shaun Bailey’s plan for more police officers. A passionate cyclist, he cares strongly about a safe and integrated transport system.
Ben, at our monthly social evening last month, with some of our members and Association Officers: