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Georgia joined Birketts in September 2020 as a Trainee Solicitor. She is currently based in our Norwich office.
Her first seat was with our Agriculture and Estates Team. Georgia’s experience includes assisting with:
- agricultural tenancies;
- farm and land acquisitions and disposals;
- secured lending; and
- general estate management matters (such as registrations of land).
Georgia’s second seat was with our Housebuilder Team. In this role, she performed a variety of tasks relating to:
- setting up developments;
- progressing section 278, 104 and 38 agreements;
- transferring property into management companies; and
- general plot disposals.
Georgia’s current seat is with our Employment Team in the Norwich office. During this seat, she will assist with a range of matters, including:
- drafting settlement agreements;
- drafting contracts of employment;
- drafting staff handbooks; and
- assisting in tribunal proceedings.
Georgia graduated from the University of East Anglia with a First Class degree in Law with European Legal Systems. As part of her course, she carried out a year abroad where she studied law at the University of Salzburg in Austria and undertook beginner’s German lessons.
Georgia then went on to achieve a Distinction in the Master of Laws Legal Practice Course at the University of Law, where she undertook electives in Employment, Mergers and Acquisitions, Commercial Law, Intellectual Property and completed a dissertation focusing on the Gig Economy.
During her degree, Georgia was an active competitor and judge for the Mooting Competition, President of the American Law Society and volunteered with the Norfolk Community Law Service as part of the Welfare Benefits and Tribunal Advocacy Team.
Outside of work, Georgia enjoys cooking, skiing and playing badminton.