Paulina is a solicitor in our Intellectual Property department.
Areas of Expertise
Paulina started her training contract in the Litigation department. What she enjoyed most about this seat was its contentious nature and exposure to a wide variety of work. She was involved in dealing with property disputes, contractual matters and debt recovery.
Her responsibilities included drafting various court and client documents, legal research and assisting with a number of administrative tasks. She appreciated the opportunity to learn from some of the most experienced fee earners in the firm, as well as the ability to attend court hearings and mediations so early on in her training contract.
Paulina spent nine months in the tax and probate department. What she enjoyed most about this seat was the complicated and challenging nature of the work and the amount of client exposure.
Her responsibilities included preparation of wills, lasting powers of attorney and tax returns, legal research and assisting with probate matters. Paulina was also involved in working on tax planning for high net worth individuals.
Paulina completed the final seat of her training contract in the Intellectual Property department.
Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester Law School
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