Our trainee solicitors have been given permanent positions as associates with the firm following their qualification.
Florence, now part of Clarion’s commercial team, graduated from University of Sheffield with Law and French LLB and then attended College of Law, York, where she completed a Legal Practice Course (LPC) before spending two years as a paralegal and then joining Clarion. Jemma, now in IP, read English Language at University of Leeds and completed her LPC at BPP Leeds Law School. Sarah has become an associate in corporate having graduated with a Degree in Maths and Philosophy from University of Leeds and an MA in Philosophy; she spent a year as a caseworker for the Legal Services Commission before completing her LPC at BPP Law School Leeds.
In addition, paralegal Sarah Berry has recently completed her exams and now holds the position of legal executive in the private client team.
“Attracting and nurturing the most talented young lawyers remains key to our continued success,” said managing partner, Mark Burns. “Every year, we take on a number of trainees and having invested in developing their expertise, it is always pleasing to be able to make them permanent members of the Clarion team. Our aim is to enable our staff to grow their careers within the firm and a large proportion of our fee-earners and even some partners started their careers with us.”
Clarion has a 120-strong team, including 20 partners, based at its Elizabeth House offices on Queen Street.
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Picture shows (L to R): Newly appointed associates Jemma Green, Florence Hiskey, and Sarah Harrison (far right) with legal executive Sarah Berry (second right)
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