Claire Fish

I am a Client Service Advisor providing first point of contact for Conveyancing enquiries, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries, Family enquiries, Dispute Resolution enquiries and Personal Injury enquiries. I joined the firm in 2018 working in the Client Service team having previously worked for a leading car sales company.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact and quotes for the following:

  • Property sale quote
  • Property purchase quote
  • Property re-mortgage quote
  • Restructure of Title Deed quote
  • Transfer of Equity quote
  • Wills enquiries, quotes and appointments
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney

Emily Muncey

I am a Personal Injury Claims Co-ordinator providing first point of contact for Personal Injury enquiries. I joined the firm in 2017 working as part of the Personal Injury Department.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact for:

• Personal Injury enquiries
• Taking details of your accident
• Explaining the process of a claim
• Helping to advise on funding

Our focus is to make every transaction as smooth as possible for our clients. I and the team understand the stresses that can come with each transaction and by …

Heather Arnold

I am a Trainee Solicitor currently working in Family Law. I commenced my Training Contract at Tinsdills in September 2018 after working in the Commercial Property department of the firm from March 2018. I joined the Family team in September 2018. Prior to joining Tinsdills, I achieved a First Class Law Degree from Keele University in 2017 and a Distinction in my Legal Practice Course from Nottingham Trent University in 2018. I am due to qualify as a Solicitor in September 2020.

I am involved in the following matters:

• Divorce Proceedings
• Financial Proceedings
• Children Act Proceedings
• …

Alex Medford

I am a Trainee Solicitor currently working within the Personal Injury Department, dealing with Public Liability Personal Injury Claims.

Prior to joining Tinsdills, I graduated from the University of Birmingham with a law degree in 2017. I then achieved a distinction in the Legal Practice Course at BPP University in Birmingham in 2018.

I have experience in dealing with a wide range of claims brought by people for accidents which have occurred in public places including the following:

• Accidents in shops and supermarkets
• Accidents at places of work
• Car park accidents
• Accidents in hotels, bars and …

Louise Williams

I am a trainee solicitor currently working in the Personal Injury department. I joined Tinsdills in September 2017 and commenced my training contract in December 2017. I began my training seat in the Personal Injury department in September 2018 where I assist two members of the Road Traffic Accident Team.

I am due to qualify as a Solicitor in December 2019.

Prior to joining Tinsdills, I completed The Graduate Diploma in Law at The University of Law, Guildford in 2016, following a previous career in Brand Management. I then relocated to the Staffordshire area and went on to complete my …

Sarah Longley

I started my Training Contract at Tinsdills in December 2017 doing my initial seat within Family Law, moving to the Commercial and Residential Property team in September 2018, before returning to the Family team in February 2019. I am due to qualify later this year.

I have experience in the following matters:

  • Dealing with divorce including the preparation of petitions and the proceedings in general
  • Advising clients on all aspects of their separation and financial matters
  • Advising clients on children related issues
  • Preparing documentation by way of statements, separation deeds, consent orders, pre-nuptial agreements and change of name deeds
  • Preparing

Amelia Blackhurst

I am a Trainee Solicitor currently working in Commercial Property. I started my Training Contract at Tinsdills in December 2017 and joined the Residential Conveyancing team in September 2018. Prior to joining Tinsdills I spent two years working in a busy team dealing with re-mortgage cases. I am due to qualify as a Solicitor in December 2019.

I am involved in the following matters:

  • Property purchases
  • Property sales
  • Registering unregistered land
  • Acquiring additional land
  • Transfers of Equity
  • Re-mortgage

Our focus is to make every transaction as smooth as possible for our clients. Whether it’s buying your first home or moving …

Deborah Turner

I am a specialist family law solicitor, specialising in all aspects of family law.

I qualified as a solicitor in 1997, having obtained a BA Hons in Law and Sociology and studied thereafter for my Law Society Finals in Manchester. In 2017 I joined Tinsdills Solicitors.

I am a trained Resolution lawyer and the current Chair of Staffordshire Resolution. I have also been on the Children Panel and Resolution Family Advanced Panel.

Since qualification, I have worked exclusively in family law, advising in all areas, which include;

• Advising clients in all aspects of their separation including financial and children …

Kelly Handley

I am a Client Service Advisor providing first point of contact for Conveyancing enquiries, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries, Family enquiries, Dispute Resolution enquiries and Personal Injury enquiries. I joined the firm in 2016 working in the Client Service team having previously worked as an estate agent for leading local company.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact and quotes for the following:

  • Property sale quote
  • Property purchase quote
  • Property re-mortgage quote
  • Restructure of Title Deed quote
  • Transfer of Equity quote
  • Wills enquiries, quotes and appointments
  • Lasting Powers

Kerry O’Rourke

I am a Client Service Advisor providing first point of contact for Conveyancing enquiries, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries, Family enquiries and Dispute Resolution enquiries. I joined the firm in 2016 working in Client Service team, having previously worked in accounts and HR at a busy engineering company.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact and quotes for the following:

  • Property sale quote
  • Property purchase quote
  • Property re-mortgage quote
  • Restructure of Title Deed quote
  • Transfer of Equity quote
  • Wills enquiries, quotes and appointments
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries,

Jakki Johnson

I am a Client Service Advisor providing first point of contact for Conveyancing enquiries, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries, Family enquiries and Dispute Resolution enquiries. I joined the firm in 1992 initially as a Legal Secretary predominantly based in the Business Services Unit and Personal Injury Department. In 2015 I joined the Client Service team and have worked in this department ever since.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact and quotes for the following:

  • Property sale quote
  • Property purchase quote
  • Property re-mortgage quote
  • Restructure of Title Deed

Liz Tappin

I am a residential property Solicitor and I work in all aspects of residential conveyancing.

I qualified as a solicitor in January 2016 and I support this role with over 18 years experience of teaching Economics and Business Studies.

I deal with all aspects of conveyancing including:

  • Property purchases
  • Property sales
  • Leasehold sales and purchases
  • New Build purchases
  • Help to Buy and Shared Ownership purchases
  • Re-mortgages
  • Transfers of Equity

My aim is to help my clients buy and sell their homes by providing them with the information they need to make the decisions which directly affect them.
By communicating with …

David Morgan

I am a Corporate, Commercial and Employment solicitor. I advise and assist businesses on partnership and company law matters and advise individuals and businesses on employment law matters. I have been working in this department since March 2018 and qualified as a solicitor in November 2018.

I have experience of advising both individuals and businesses in a wide range of employment matters including the following:

  • Making a claim in the employment tribunal;
  • Defending a claim in the employment tribunal;
  • TUPE transfer process;
  • Redundancy;
  • Settlement agreements;
  • Employment contracts, staff handbooks and employee policies;
  • Disciplinary and grievance procedures; and
  • Data protection compliance.

Natalie Colquitt

I am a commercial property solicitor and advise and assist on commercial property transactions.

I graduated from the University of Lincoln in 2007 and completed my LPC at Nottingham Law School in 2008 I qualified as a solicitor in June 2018 and have been working for this team ever since. I have two years experience including two seats as part of my training contract here at Tinsdills.

I have experience in a wide range of residential and commercial property matters including the following:

• Plot sales
• Residential Sale
• Residential Purchase
• Commercial Sale
• Commercial Purchase
• Re-mortgages…

Sam Sharratt

I am a Chartered Legal Executive specialising in all aspect of residential conveyancing.

I was admitted as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 1999 specialising in Land Law and Conveyancing. I joined Tinsdills’ Property Department in January 2016 having previously worked for the in house Legal Department of a major Building Society.

I have experience in a wide range of residential property transactions including the following:

  • Property sales
  • Property purchases
  • Re-mortgages
  • Transfers of equity
  • Right to buy purchases

My aim is to assist clients in all aspects of their conveyancing transactions as smoothly and as efficiently …

Stephanie Leadbetter

I am a solicitor specialising in Wills, Trusts and Probate. I deal with a broad range of matters including the preparation of Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, applications to the Court of Protection and Probate and Estate Administrations.
I qualified as a solicitor in June 2018 and have been working within the Wills, Trusts and Probate team ever since.
I have around 3 years experience dealing with these matters having previously trained within the department as a Paralegal.

I have experience in providing legal advice to individuals on a variety of private client matters, including:

  • Wills;
  • Inheritance Tax Planning;

Emma Marrow

I am a Paralegal within the Wills Trust and Probate department. I deal with a broad range of matters including drafting Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, applications to the Court of Protection, dealing with the administration of estates as well as life interest trusts/discretionary trusts.

I have been a Fellow of the Institute of paralegals since 2010 and have over 20 years experience in my field.

I have experience in a wide range of Wills Trust and Probate matters including the following:-

  • Wills,
  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Court of Protection applications
  • Estate administration

I work with …

David Bowen

I am a Wills, Trusts and Probate solicitor who advises individuals and business owners on all areas of private client work. I have worked at Tinsdills for over 6 years and qualified as a solicitor in 2015. Much of my time at Tinsdills has been within this department.

I have a practiced expertise in a wide range of private client matters including:

  • Making a Will
  • Preparing a Lasting Power of Attorney
  • Planning for care fees
  • Inheritance Tax planning
  • Applying for a deputyship from the Court of Protection
  • Obtaining a grant of probate
  • Administering estates
  • Creating personal injury trusts

My aim …

Rachel Manby

I am a Private Client Solicitor working within our Wills Trust and Probate department. I deal with a broad range of matters including the preparation of Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, applications to the Court of Protection and Probate and Estate Administrations.

I joined Tinsdills in 2003 initially working within the Personal Injury and Compensation Department until 2009 when I commenced a training contract. I qualified as a Solicitor in 2011.

After qualifying in 2011, I joined the Wills Trust and Probate Department where I have worked ever since, gaining experience in all aspects of Private Client matters.

I …

Rebecca Lea

I am a commercial property solicitor and deal with an array of commercial property matters. I qualified in June 2018 having completed the training contract scheme at Tinsdills.

I obtained most of my experience in the property department, having worked at Tinsdills since 2014.

The types of matters that I deal with include but are not limited to the following:

• The sale and purchase of a wide range of commercial property
• Conditional contracts for the sale and/or acquisition of property, such as, contracts conditional on planning permission
• Option agreements
• Deeds, such as, for the grant of …

Alison Abbotts

I am a Conveyancing Solicitor and advise individuals on Residential Property transactions.

I qualified as a Solicitor in March 2000 and have a vast experience in all aspects of Property Law with 18 years experience in my field.  I became been part of Tinsdills’ Residential Property team in September 2014.

I have experience in a wide range of residential property transactions including the following:

  • Property sales
  • Property purchases
  • Leasehold sales and purchases (such as apartments)
  • New build properties
  • Transfers of equity
  • Re-mortgages

My aim is to assist clients in completing their conveyancing transactions as smoothly and as efficiently as possible …

Simon Green

I am Head of the Costs Department and a costs law specialist. I have been an Associate since 2004 and Fellow from 2006, I was a member of the Association of Law Costs Draftsmen (now Association of Costs Lawyers) to 2013. In 2010 and 2011 I was also a tutor at the ALCD.

I have worked for Tinsdills since September 2000. As a costs specialist acting for clients with costs liabilities, I receive instructions to query client exposure and to dispute bills of costs where appropriate. As a costs specialist acting for clients with costs orders in their favour, I …

Jacqui Hague

I am a Personal Injury Claims Co-ordinator providing first point of contact for Personal Injury enquiries. I joined the firm in 2006 working as part of the Personal Injury Department.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact for:

• Personal Injury enquiries
• Taking details of your accident
• Explaining the process of a claim
• Helping to advise on funding

Our focus is to make every transaction as smooth as possible for our clients. I and the team understand the stresses that can come with each transaction and by …

Nicole Dean

I am a trainee Paralegal within the Wills, Trusts and Probate department. I am an Associate Member of the Institute of Paralegals and hope to go on to become a Qualified Member in the future. I have worked at Tinsdills for over 20 years and in this current role and department since 2016.

Whilst I am still training, I am working with different solicitors, over two offices, learning on the job.  I have been able to gain most of my knowledge so far by sitting in on client appointments and undertaking administrative and secretarial work to gain a better understanding …

James Delicata

I am a Legal Executive specialising in all aspects of personal injury claims. I qualified as a Legal Executive in January 2018 although I have been handling personal injury claims since 2012.

I have specialise in a wide range of personal injury matters including the following:

• Road Traffic Accident claims
• Employers’ Liability claims
• Industrial Disease claims
• Fast-track litigation including CPR Part 7 and CPR Part 8
• Criminal Injury Compensation claims

My aim is to support my clients through what can often be a difficult time and gain a thorough understanding of their accident and the …

Sarah Bevington

I am a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives. I specialise in Claimant personal injury claims with over 15 years experience in my field. I was admitted as a Fellow in 2002.

I have been employed by Tinsdills Solicitors since February 2015 and have been working in the Personal Injury team ever since. I advise and assist clients who have had the misfortune to sustain injuries as a result of an accident which wasn’t their fault.

I have vast experience in a range of low to high value claims for clients such as:

• Those who have suffered …

Samantha Myatt

I am a Chartered Legal Executive working in the Personal Injury Department. I was admitted as a Fellow of Ilex in June 2018 and have undertaken personal injury work since September 2001.
I have extensive knowledge within Personal Injury and specialise in Litigation.

I can advise on all of the following areas:

• public liability
• occupier’s liability
• employers liability
• road traffic accident claims

I have acted for clients from the outset of their matters up to and including trial and drafted pleadings where necessary. I currently act for individuals who require assistance with their dispute, guide them …

Megan Poyser

I am a Personal Injury Solicitor specialising in Employer’s Liability and accident at work claims. I joined Tinsdills in 2009 having obtained a law degree at Staffordshire University in 2008 followed by completing my LPC in 2009. I qualified as a solicitor in July 2014.

I started as a paralegal at Tinsdills in 2009, working across a variety of personal injury claims including accidents at work (employer’s liability), public and occupiers liability claims. I then left to complete my solicitors training within other departments in the firm before returning to the personal injury department as a trainee solicitor in January …

Kelly Myatt

I am a commercial property and agricultural solicitor and specialise in all property and land transactions. I qualified as a solicitor in June 2010 having previously worked as a paralegal in the property department. Following qualification I undertook contentious work in our litigation department before returning to the property department which is where I am now based.

I have experience in a wide range of property matters including the following:

• Sales and purchases of commercial and domestic properties both registered and unregistered
• Sales and purchases of agricultural holdings and land
• Adverse possession matters
• Auction sales and …

Paul Woolliscroft

I am a personal injury solicitor and provide advice to clients who have suffered injuries following an accident that was not their fault. I qualified as a solicitor in April 2005 and joined Tinsdills in February 2010.

I predominantly deal with claims where liability has been denied by defendants or their insurers meaning it is necessary to issue court proceedings so that a judge can determine the claim.

I mainly deal with claims in the following areas:

• Occupiers’ and Public Liability claims where accidents have occurred in public places such as shops or whilst out on the public highway…