Bournemouth & District JLD is a not for profit organisation representing law students, paralegals, trainee solicitors, legal executives, qualified solicitors up to 5 years PQE, pupil barristers and barristers up to 6 years call who are resident or studying within Bournemouth, Poole or the surrounding areas, or are employed by a firm or working at a Chambers with an office in Bournemouth, Poole or the surrounding areas.

The Committee

President

Rachel Murphy

Steele Raymond LLP

RachelMurphy@steeleraymond.co.uk

Area of Expertise: Trainee Solicitor

What do you do when you’re not working? I enjoy baking, sewing and being a crazy cat lady!

Vice President

Danielle Slater

Lester Aldridge

Danielle.Slater@la-law.com

Area of Expertise: Corporate Law

What do you do when you’re not working?  I enjoy skiing, playing tennis, playing                                  for the LA netball team and going to the theatre to see shows.

Secretary

Vicky Batstone

Ellis Jones Solicitors LLP

victoria.batstone@ellisjones.co.uk

Area of Expertise: Family law, particularly international matters involving children such as abduction

What do you do when you’re not working? I like to socialise with friends at the                                     weekend, and often frequent the pub. I also enjoy cooking new meals on a                                           Sunday, which helps me relax for a hectic week ahead! 

Treasurer

Thomas Murray

Laceys Solicitors LLP

t.murray@laceyssolicitors.co.uk

Area of Expertise: Private Client

What do you do when you’re not working? I enjoy playing tennis, watching live music and socialising with family and friends. 

 

Publications and Communications Officer

Rosie Beaven

Solomons Solicitors

rosie@solomonslaw.co.uk

Area of Expertise: Family Law

What do you do when you’re not working? I am a keen baker and I enjoy running, knitting and sewing. 

 

National Representative

Darren Francis

Humphries Kirk

TBC

Area of Expertise: Family Law

What do you do when you’re not working? I like socialising with friends and family,                                watching movies and listening to music. I'm a bit of a photographer in my spare time                            and always take my camera with me on trips out.

Educational Events Officer

Maria Redman

Ellis Jones Solicitors LLP

maria.redman@ellisjones.co.uk

Area of Expertise: Dispute Resolution

What do you do when you’re not working? I enjoy socialising, travel, yoga and walking.  

Social Events Officer

Lauren Harley

Ellis Jones Solicitors LLP

lauren.harley@ellisjones.co.uk

Area of Expertise: Family Law

What do you do when you’re not working? Socialising with friends and family – or enjoying myself at ballroom and latin dancing lessons!

Sports Officer

Clair Phillips

Ellis Jones Solicitors LLP

clair.phillips@ellisjones.co.uk

Area of Expertise: Dispute Resolution 

What do you do when you’re not working? Outside of work I enjoy socialising with                               friends and family. I also play netball within two local netball leagues and recently                                 completed my first sprint triathlon.  

Charities Officer

Rebecca Chadwick

Ellis Jones Solicitors LLP

rebecca.chadwick@ellisjones.co.uk

Area of Expertise: Wills, Trusts and Estates

What do you do when you’re not working? I love spending time with my                      friends, family and cocker spaniel, attending church and keeping active. I                                             enjoy playing netball for a local social league, cross fit training, being                                                     outside and exploring new parts of the world.

LPC Representative

Alex Crabbe

Rawlins Davy 

alex.crabbe@rawlinsdavy.com

Area of Expertise: Leasehold Enfranchisement

What do you do when you’re not working? Football, ice hockey, reading, poetry, writing (badly), rum, travel and more travel – 37 countries and counting!

 

General Committee Member

Konstanze Willett

Bournemouth University GDL Student

konniewillett@gmail.com

What do you do when you’re not working? I enjoy yoga, running and cooking.

 

General Committee Member

Jessica Lawson

Bournemouth University GDL Student

jessi_mar@hotmail.co.uk

What do you do when you’re not working? I play netball and walk my very energetic dog!

 

General Committee Member

Ellie Stanton

Bournemouth University GDL Student

elliechristina@hotmail.co.uk

What do you do when you’re not working? I enjoy reading, long walks and dancing.

 

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