Laura qualified as a solicitor in 2018 choosing to specialise in civil litigation matters.
After graduating with a first class honours degree in Law, Laura went on to pass the Legal Practice Course with distinction at the University of Law in Manchester. Laura then completed her training contract at Cartmell Shepherd Solicitors in Carlisle.
Laura has experience in dealing with a wide variety of litigation matters including landlord and tenant disputes, property disputes, debt claims and breach of contract claims. Laura also deals with contentious employment matters and has experience of acting for clients in the Employment Tribunal for claims of unfair and wrongful dismissal.
She joined the firm’s Litigation Department in July 2021 where she is looking forward to broadening her litigation experience and helping clients achieve the best possible outcome.
In her spare time, Laura enjoys ticking off the Wainwrights with her partner and riding her horse in the Lake District where she grew up. She is also partial to a wild water swim in her local lake Coniston.