Katy joined Birketts in June 2021 as a Paralegal and operates in our Property department within the Social Housing Team. Katy is involved in assisting the Social Housing team with all aspects of their work, dealing with a variety of matters for housing association and local authority clients, including:
- Defending housing disrepair claims.
- Assisting possession and forfeiture claims.
- Supporting social landlords with ASB and access injunctions.
- Supporting social landlords with recovering rent and service charge arrears.
Katy is based in our London office.
Katy has recently graduated from the University of East Anglia in June 2021 with an LLB in Law. During her time at University, Katy worked as a volunteer for the Norfolk Community Law Service in their Family and Domestic Abuse teams.
Prior to joining Birketts, Katy also gained a variety of commercial law experience when working for solicitor’s dealing with a range of different contentious and non-contentious matters.