Nicola has worked within the legal profession since leaving school in 1998 initially in an administrative support role before embarking on professional legal training.
In 2009, Nicola completed her Level 3 Professional Diploma in Law and Practice and as a result, was admitted as an Associate Legal Executive with the Institute of Legal Executives on 1st September 2009; Nicola is currently studying towards her Level 6 Diploma in Law and Practice.
Nicola works at both our Seaham and Sunderland offices and specialises in most types of Civil Litigation, including debt recovery. Nicola spends around 30% of her time on debt recovery matters. Nicola also has experience of Accelerated Housing Possession Claims on behalf of Landlords. As well as having her own case load dealing with small claims matters, Nicola assists Janine Hobson in the preparation of more complex higher value cases.
In addition Nicola also has significant experience in Probate matters and the distribution of estates.