Cait McDonagh was previously a Volunteer at the Progress Educational Trust (PET), and a Volunteer Writer at its flagship publication BioNews. She is also a Development Editor at Brierley Price Prior. Previously, she studied Law at the University of Kent, where she also volunteered for the Kent Law Clinic. Her dissertation for her Medical Law and Ethics LLM focused on public health services, childcare and relationships with the state. She has a particular interest in the regulation of new reproductive therapies, and the storage and use of genetic materials.