Chartered Legal Executive, Children and Family
Leeanne has worked with the firm since 2009 and is a Chartered Legal Executive specialising in Family Law. She began her career in law as a secretary in 2001 and soon decided that a career as a Chartered Legal Executive was for her, gaining her qualifications at a local firm before moving to Hannays Solicitors and Advocates. She attained Fellowship of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 2010 following a further period of study.
Leeanne has always had a keen interest in Family Law particularly law as it relates to children and upon qualification chose this area of law to specialise in. Leeanne deals with all family matters including divorce and finances as well as both public and private law children matters.
Leeanne is a member of Resolution – Resolution members follow a code of practice promoting a non-confrontational approach to family problems, whilst also taking on board the specific needs of the client and the best interests of the children.
Leeanne has a down to earth practical approach when dealing with matters and will always give an honest opinion of the case and as she is local to South Shields has knowledge of the area which does sometimes makes it simpler to form a working relationship with clients quickly.