Wake Smith recruits private client paralegal
Paralegal Jennifer Robinson has joined Sheffield based Wake Smith Solicitors’ private client team.
Jennifer (24) joins the six-strong team from specialist estate lawyers April King Legal where she spent the last two years assisting clients throughout the UK with Wills and Powers of Attorney matters.
Durham-born Jennifer completed a law degree, the Legal Practice Course (LPC) and Masters at the University of Sunderland and is currently a graduate member of CILEX with a view to becoming a legal executive in 2021.
Jennifer said: “I am thrilled to have joined Wake Smith. The calibre and experience of the private client team is impressive and was one of my many reasons for joining the firm. I was also attracted by the company’s values and client focus and am very much looking forward to working with the private client team and the firm as a whole.”
Head of private client Suzanne Porter said: “I am delighted to welcome Jennifer to the team. She is a really strong addition and will be a real asset to the department.”
Jennifer specialises in a wide range of private client matters including preparing Wills and trusts, to deliver comprehensive estate planning solutions to clients plus Deputyship administrations and preparation and registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney.
Wake Smith currently employs around 100 staff and is fully operational during the COVID-19 pandemic.