Iona joined Birketts as a Solicitor within our Public Sector Team in October 2021, having qualified as a Solicitor earlier in the same month (October 2021). Prior to joining Birketts, Iona was a Trainee Solicitor at a Local Authority were she gained experience working within the: Childcare, Contracts; and Property legal teams.
During her training contract, Iona was able to gain experience advising on a wide variety of public sector issues. Iona is practised in drafting, reviewing and advising for local authority clients on: public procurement, commercial contracts/agreements, governance, and a variety of commercial property matters such as landlord and tenant act leases, tenancy agreements and other property matters.
Iona is based in our Chelmsford office.