Katie started her training contract at Kuits in September 2019
Areas of Expertise
Katie’s first seat was in the Banking and Real Estate Finance department. Katie gained experience assisting senior members of the team in investigating and reporting on title documents and leases, drafting security and analysing property documents.
Katie then moved to the Employment department, where she prepared for various Tribunals, drafted legal documents and researched legal concepts, including the effect that the pandemic was having on the workplace and the challenges facing both employers and employees.
Katie’s third seat was in the Litigation department, where she enjoyed the variety of work it offered. Katie assisted senior members of the team in relation to commercial disputes by drafting documentation, aiding with negotiations, advising on property matters and undertaking legal research.
Katie is currently sat in the Intellectual Property department where she is gaining experience in brand protection and IP litigation. Katie is developing her knowledge of various IP rights, including, trade marks, copyright, design rights, and patents as well as assisting in claims of defamation and passing off.
University of Liverpool
BPP University Manchester
Away from the Office
Spending time with friends and family