• Mark Bainbridge

    Mark Bainbridge

    Executive Director

    Mark joined the LCF staff team in January 2019, having been a member since 2006. He practised as a solicitor for over 20 years, specialising in Employment and Discrimination Law, but is no longer practising. Mark studied Theology at Union School of Theology, Wales. He moved to South Wales in August 2021 and attends Freeschool Court church in Bridgend.

Students and Young Lawyers

  • Felipe Carvalho

    Felipe Carvalho

    Director of Student & Young Lawyer Ministries

    Felipe joined the team in June 2021, and leads our SYL Ministries in the endeavour of integrating the faith and the legal studies/practice. Prior to this, he worked for the Brazilian Association of Christian Lawyers (ANAJURE). He is a member of the Deliberative Council of the Inter-American Federation of Christian Lawyers (FIAJC) and PhD Candidate in Law at University of Coimbra.


  • Jonathan Storey

    Jonathan Storey

    Director of Regional Ministries

    Jonathan Storey joined the team as Director of Regional Ministries in January 2020. He is a practising barrister with experience across criminal, civil, regulatory and family law and has served in churches in Oxford, Cambridge and Cheltenham. Jonathan now lives with his wife and three children in the Welsh Marches and is a member of Wellington Chapel.


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    Mhairi Hamilton

    Director of International Ministries

    Mhairi was appointed in March 2013. Her main priority is liaising with our partners in East Africa and other Fellowships worldwide, and supporting these vital ministries. She has experience and understanding of international work as is commited to seeing this integrated into the whole vision and mission of the LCF. 

  • Jane Allen

    Jane Allen

    Ministry Associate (International)

    Jane joined the team in November 2020, and is excited to be working with Mhairi Hamilton and our international partners. After graduating from her LLB in 2018, she worked for a diverse parish church in North London for two years as ministry associate, where she remains a member (albeit currently virtually).


  • Janet Cole

    Janet Cole

    Director of Operations & Resources

    Janet joined the LCF in November 2020 and looks after the charity's operations. Prior to this Janet managed the operations at a large church in Tunbridge Wells and, after relocating to Wokingham in autumn 2020, is getting stuck into a new church there.

  • Sarai Chinchilla

    Office & Membership Manager

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    Sarai joined the team in January 2017. She is the first port of call for all membership enquiries and enjoys meeting our members at events. Sarai attends an evangelical church in North London (virtually).

  • Monininuade Olatunji

    Executive Assistant

    Moni joined the team in October 2019. She provides support and assists in the smooth running of the office. She attends an evangelical church in East London and is just back from maternity leave.