Harriet joined Birketts as a Trainee Solicitor in September 2020.
Harriet spent her first seat in our Commercial Property SIPPS Team in our Ipswich office. Harriet gained experience in both property law and SIPPS/SSAS regulations assisting the team with freehold and leasehold acquisitions and disposals, the grant of leases and post-completion formalities.
Harriet is currently in her second seat in our Commercial Property Team in Chelmsford. Harriet will assist the team with all aspects of commercial property work and gain an insight into the transactions that the Housebuilder Team are involved in.
Prior to joining Birketts Harriet graduated from the University of Bath with a 2:1 degree in French and Politics. Following this Harriet completed the Graduate Diploma in Law at the University of Law (Moorgate). Harriet then went on to achieve a Commendation in the Masters of Law, Business and Management also at the University of Law (Moorgate). Harriet completed electives in Commercial Law, Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence and Family Law.
Between university and starting her training contract, Harriet worked at a leading provider of self-invested personal pensions in the Property Acquisitions and Disposals Team. Here Harriet gained experience in SIPPS and commercial leases.