Leanne made the change from the procurement sector to law, having completed her part-time Open University law degree with upper second class honours in December 2012. Leanne is now completing her Graduate Fast-Track Diploma with CILEx Law School with a view to becoming a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in early 2023.
Leanne’s first role was with a law firm in Hartlepool in 2013 where she worked within the family and housing (rent and mortgage arrears) departments.
Having commenced her training with Teesside Law in Middlesbrough in 2015, Leanne joined BHP Law in March 2018 as a trainee legal executive.
Leanne has experience of a broad range of Family Law matters and provides representation at court, with a particular interest in publicly funded matters.
Qualifications: LLB (Hons) 2:1
Professional memberships: Graduate member of CILEx (Advanced Paralegal)
Charitable/pro bono work: Previously volunteered as a Generalist Advisor with Citizens Advice Bureau
Our Awards & Accreditations & Associations