Laura Taylor

Laura Taylor2018-06-27T14:48:17+00:00

Laura Taylor

Laura Taylor – Trainee Solicitor

Contact details

Call: (Chalfont) 01494 870075 or (Stone) 01296 747151
Email: laura@cartmell-solicitors.co.uk

Laura is a member of our Dispute Resolution, Employment and Company teams, where she assists in a range of matters related to disputes, company, commercial and employment.  Those include:

  • Estate Disputes
  • Company formation and dissolution
  • Boundary Issues
  • Settlement Agreements and Employment

Key Experience

  • Prior to joining Cartmell & Co, Laura worked for Citizens Advice County Durham, as an Advocate for Adults with Learning Disabilities. In that position Laura assisted individuals to secure their legal and human rights and to ensure they were involved in decisions that affected them.
  • Laura has previous experience of supporting clients in Family Court and Court of Protection proceedings, especially where the client lacked the capacity to litigate. This has included drafting witness statements and position statements, and acting as a McKenzie or Litigation Friend.
  • Additionally, Laura has supported clients in a range of other matters including conducting appeals to the local government contesting housing and social care payments, negotiating disputes between family members, or disputes between individuals and the local authority.

Career and Education

  • 2017: Trainee Solicitor at Cartmell & Co
  • 2017: Completed the LPC at BPP in London
  • 2014: Advocate for Adults with Learning Disabilities, Citizens Advice
  • 2013: Bar Professional Training Course (Nottingham Trent University) ‘Very Competent’
  • 2012: M. Jur (University of Durham)
  • 2011: M. Litt (University of St. Andrews)
  • 2011: LLB Hons (1st Class) (University of Buckingham)

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