Laura completed her undergraduate degree in Politics at the University of Leeds. Whilst studying Politics, Laura also studied several law modules including War Crimes and Genocide and Forensic Psychology. She then went onto study her Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice Course with a Masters in Law, Business and Management at the University of Law, attaining Distinctions in both. Whilst at the University of Law she volunteered with the National Centre for Domestic Violence. She volunteered on a weekly basis interviewing clients and drafting statements to assist clients obtain non-molestation orders and occupation orders.
Laura started as a Paralegal in the Family department in September 2017 at the Esher office. She began her training contract in April 2018 and moved to Family Department in the Ashford office. Laura gained experience in matrimonial matters, care proceedings and private children proceedings. Whilst in Esher, she also assisted the Private Client Department drafting Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and dealing with the administration of estates.
Laura moved to the private client department in November to continue her training, assisting Judith Williamson in Family matters and Geoff Warren in Conveyancing matters.
In her spare time, Laura enjoys horse riding and sailing. Laura has owned her own horses for a number of years and rides on a regular basis. Laura has sailed since a young age competing in various open events including the annual Salcombe Yacht Club Regatta. She is very interested in travelling and learning about new cultures. She travelled around New Zealand a couple of years ago and has recently been to Vietnam.