House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 8 January 2018

Cherry, Joanna (Edinburgh South West)

Cherry, Joanna (Edinburgh South West)

1. Employment and earnings

As a QC and member of the Faculty of Advocates, I will continue to receive payments for legal services rendered before my election. (Registered 04 June 2015)

Payments received from Brodies LLP, 15 Atholl Crescent, Edinburgh EH3 8HA:

28 February 2017, received £544.97 net of VAT for legal services provided between 23 April 2012 and 30 April 2015. Hours: no hours since the Election. (Registered 29 March 2017)

15 March 2017, received £23,340 net of VAT for legal services provided between 23 April 2012 and 30 April 2015. Hours: no hours since the Election. (Registered 29 March 2017)

31 March 2017, received £5,290.03 net of VAT for legal services provided between 23 April 2012 and 30 April 2015. Hours: no hours since the Election. (Registered 03 April 2017)

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

Name of donor: Gerard Burns
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: paintings valued at £23,000, donated for an auction for my benefit and that of four other candidates; my local party received a 20% share
Status of donor: individual
(Registered 07 July 2017)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: Diva Magazine / Twin Media Group Ltd
Address of donor: Room 32, Spectrum House, 32-34 Gordon House Road, London NW5 1LP
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Attendance at the DIVA Literary Festival including tickets and accommodation, total value £370
Date received: 3-5 November 2017
Date accepted: 3 November 2017
Donor status: company, registration 10207749
(Registered 01 December 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: Station House, Station Approach, East Horsley KT24 6QX
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation and hospitality with an approx. value of £600
Destination of visit: France
Date of visit: 26-27 January 2017
Purpose of visit: to attend the Franco-British Colloque’s 2017 Conference.
(Registered 15 March 2017)

Name of donor: Diplocat, the Public Diplomacy Council of Catalonia
Address of donor: Casa de les Punxes, Av. Diagonal, 420 2n 1a, 08037 Barcelona
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, hotel accommodation and meals with a value of £890
Destination of visit: Barcelona
Dates of visit: 29 September - 2 October 2017
Purpose of visit: APPG on Catalonia visit to observe the referendum process in Catalonia on 1 October 2017.
(Registered 25 October 2017; updated 22 December 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

Barrister, non-practising. (Registered 04 June 2015)

 

Prepared 9th January 2018