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Maddie joined Birketts in September 2021 as a Trainee Solicitor, and qualified into our Employment Team in March 2023.
Maddie is a Solicitor in the Employment Team across both our Norwich and Cambridge offices where she acts for clients on a range of contentious and non-contentious matters including navigating tribunal proceedings and mediations, preparing settlement agreements, drafting and reviewing contracts of employment and staff handbooks, and advising on disciplinary and grievance processes and redundancy and restructure exercises.
In 2017, Maddie graduated from the University of Oxford with a BA in Jurisprudence (Law). She then worked as an Investigator in the public sector for two years in London. In 2021, Maddie gained a Distinction in the Legal Practice Course/ LLM at the University of Law from their satellite campus at the University of East Anglia, where she completed electives in Employment Law, Family Law, Private Client Law and Advanced Criminal Practice.
Maddie is a Member of the Norfolk Community Law Service Supporters Steering Group, a Committee Member of the Norfolk & Norwich Junior Lawyers Division, and helps to organise the annual Norwich Legal Walk in support of local pro bono charities.
In October 2022, Maddie was awarded Trainee Lawyer of the Year by the Norfolk and Norwich Law Society at their annual Legal Excellence Awards.