Esther Round



Esther qualified as a Solicitor in September 2002 and, after working at two large international law firms, joined Birketts in January 2016. She is an Associate in the Agriculture and Estates Team in our Norwich office.

Esther specialises in agricultural law, with over ten years’ experience in real estate litigation and dispute resolution management. Esther has acted for individuals, institutional and corporate clients on a wide variety of transactional matters, including sales, purchases and lending instructions. She undertakes a broad range of work within the team and has a particular specialism in advising on agricultural tenancy matters both under the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 and the Agricultural Tenancies Act 1995.

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Before qualifying as a Solicitor, Esther studied Linguistics at Durham University and then completed her Common Professional Examination and Legal Practice Course in Bristol.

Esther is a member of the Agricultural Law Association. She has spoken on easements, restrictive covenants and termination of agricultural tenancies at various client-focussed training events.

Esther was one of 20 selected nationwide to attend the Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s inaugural Returning Talent programme. Outside of work, she volunteers for a local charity and reads as much as her two children will allow.

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