HEAR LEANNE GREENHOUGH’S CAREER STORY AND WHY AS AN EMPLOYER SHE VALUES CHARTERED LEGAL EXECUTIVES
Leanne is one of the featured speakers at May’s Spotlight on Chartered Legal Executives event week. Leanne will share her personal career story and will be a panelist, along with other employers, discussing the employability of those who qualify via the CILEx route.
Leanne currently works for NewLaw Solicitors as a Learning & Development Advisor. Leanne qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive in November 2015.
Leanne first joined NewLaw Solicitors in October 2008 working part time whilst studying a full time Law Degree at Cardiff University. Upon completing her degree in 2011 Leanne was taken on full time and within 9 months promoted to the Serious Injury Team, initially as a Case Assistant and then progressing to a Case Manager, specialising in Brain Injury claims. Leanne left NewLaw Solicitors in December 2014 and did 11 months at BDE Law with a mixed case load of Fast Track Litigation and Multitrack claims. Leanne then qualified and moved to DAC Beachcroft in November 2015 as a Defendant Lawyer in the Large Loss Team. In September 2017 Leanne embarked on a new opportunity at Cardiff and Vale College and became a CILEx Lecturer and Course Coordinator. In February 2020 Leanne moved back to NewLaw Solicitors in her current role.
Leanne’s current role is developing training materials and delivery of complex litigation. She also looks after CILEx staff members including signing off portfolios and plays an important role in developing trainee solicitors. Leanne loves helping people to develop and grow as individuals, reaching their full potential and helps staff upskill and develop to deliver the best standard of service for clients at NewLaw Solicitors.
Outside of work Leanne enjoys keeping fit, taking her two French bulldogs on nice walks and socialising whenever and wherever possible!
You can ask Leanne about New Law’s perspectives on what makes someone employable to them and how they work with Chartered Legal Executives by booking a ticket here Eventbrite Link