Chesham (London) Office
London & South East Regional Manager
Laura joined John M Hayes in 2010 and was promoted to Regional Manager in 2014. Laura attended Swansea University where she achieved a Law LLB (Hons) Degree. Laura then went on to Cardiff Law School where she attained a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice. Laura previously worked as a paralegal for a firm of solicitors who specialise in publicly funded law.
Laura’s busy caseload consists of drafting bills in both family and civil publicly funded matters, drafting high cost case plans and negotiating inter partes claims. Laura is also proficient in the preparation of Cost Budgets. In addition to her costing work, Laura works between the South Eastern offices and is responsible for training and marketing. Laura also provides costs related CPD accredited seminars to firms of solicitors.
Outside of work Laura enjoys spending time with family and friends. Laura also enjoys baking and cooking. Laura is a formerly trained member of the Witness Service and has a Level 1 certification in British Sign Language.