Diane started her training contract with Clark Willis in 2009. She undertook seats in Housing, Civil Litigation and Welfare Benefits, before qualifying as a solicitor in February 2011.
Diane specialises in residential and commercial property transactions including sales, purchases, new lease assignments, and re-mortgages. Diane also assists landlords and tenants with housing issues. Diane managed the Housing Possession Court Duty Scheme at Darlington County Court for 7 years.
AREAS OF INTEREST
Diane has a background in landlord and tenant matters and has acted for a tenant in taking a high profile case to the Court of Appeal in 2012 to determine a right to occupy a property with a rent buy back agreement. Diane now concentrates more on non-contentious work. She appreciates the stress of moving house or business and tries to make this complex process as easy as possible with an emphasis on client care.
Diane is accredited by the Conveyancing Quality Scheme.