As part of its planned expansion Mortons has appointed two Trainee Solicitors.
Laura Thomson graduated from the University of Northumbria after completing a combined Law Degree and Legal Practice course and has been employed as a Paralegal with Mortons since July 2012. Laura will initially be based in the Family team.
Lucy Watson, has been a Receptionist with the firm since April 2012 after completing a Law Degree at Newcastle University and Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in York. Lucy will initially be based in the Private Client team.
Angela Ashcroft, Partner said ‘We are pleased to be in a position to appoint Laura and Lucy to the role of Trainee Solicitor, which will lead them to become fully qualified Solicitors following satisfactory completion of their Training Contracts, and this fits in with the plans we have to expand the business’.