Sophie is a Trainee Solicitor and has worked in the Legal Sector for 6 years. Before joining Taylor Bracewell, she gained a Masters in Law from Northumbria University whilst also working as a Criminal Defence Paralegal in her study breaks. Sophie has been with Taylor Bracewell since July 2017 and has worked for several different Fee Earners in that time. This has allowed her to gain unprecedented experience in different areas of law.
What area of law do you work in?
I currently work in the Dispute Resolution Department but I also have experience in Criminal Defence, Residential Conveyancing and Employment Law.
What is the best part of working for Taylor Bracewell?
Taylor Bracewell has a great ethos and has ensured that I always feel supported by my colleagues. I have also been given great opportunities within my current role to develop my skillset and look to progress my career further with them.
What you find most rewarding about your job?
I understand that a lot of people will instruct Taylor Bracewell at the most stressful time of their lives. It’s great to know when I have helped a client through a difficult time and they get the result that they want at the end.
What do you enjoy outside of work?
I love keeping active in any way I can including going to the gym, pole fitness and walking. I am also part of the Sheffield branch of Chorus UK (a national choir) and I was a member of the choir for the UK ‘Gatecrasher Classical’ Tour and Channel 5’s ‘Celebrity Carols at Christmas’.