Nicola is an Associate at Gardner Leader in the Family team. She is based in the Newbury office.
Nicola is experienced in dealing with all aspects of family law including divorce, financial matters arising from the breakdowns of relationships and disputes relating to children.
Nicola is also experienced at advising on and drafting Pre-Nuptial Agreements, which aim to protect assets on marriage or civil partnership. In addition, Nicola is experienced with emergency applications and injunction work.
As a member of Resolution, Nicola is committed to assisting separating couples and families to reach an agreement amicably and adopts a non-confrontational approach where possible. However, she recognises that this approach may not work in every case and is able to assist in the event that court proceedings cannot be avoided.
Nicola studied law at Southampton University and Guildford College of Law obtaining a Distinction. After completing her legal training in Southampton, Nicola joined Gardner Leader in 2014 on qualification.
Nicola is a committee member for Young Resolution in Berkshire & Buckinghamshire and takes an active role in planning and organising social and training events for family lawyers in the area.
Nicola is a member of Gardner Leader’s corporate social responsibility group and enjoys helping to organise charitable events for the firm. Nicola is also a volunteer at local charity, Loose Ends, which seeks to help the homeless and vulnerable in Newbury.
- Nicola is a member of Resolution.
- Nicola was shortlisted for the LawNet Young Lawyer of the Year Award in November 2018.
- Thames Valley Family Lawyers Society.
- Committee member for Young Resolution Berkshire & Buckinghamshire.
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