Sophie is a Newly Qualified Solicitor in our Criminal team, having previously undertaken seats in Employment, Clinical Negligence and Private Client.
After graduating from Newcastle University Law School in 2015, Sophie went on to study her LPC at Northumbria University, which she completed in early 2016. Sophie then began her training contract at Hay & Kilner later that year, in September 2016.
Sophie assists the Criminal team with a wide variety of work on a broad spectrum of cases. She regularly attends Crown Court with clients to provide advice regarding their case and the court process.
When not at work, Sophie loves being outdoors in the countryside and can often be found at home in Scotland walking her beloved dog, Bella. Sophie also enjoys horse-riding and is a passionate supporter of Riding for the Disabled Association.
Please feel free to contact Sophie if you have any queries about the training contract or application process at Hay & Kilner. You can also read her insight into life at Hay & Kilner here.