Prior to joining Birketts Sophie worked for the largest housing association in the country for four years where she gained valuable social housing experience. Sophie specialised in leasehold and shared ownership assignments, deeds of variation and rectification, lease extensions, collective enfranchisement, right to manage, shared ownership buy back, Right to Buy/Right to Acquire, incidental land sales and claims for adverse possession, releases of covenant, equity loan repayments, shared ownership remortgage and transfers of equity.
She previously worked in a number of different roles where she gained experience of conveyancing, commercial litigation and costs. She graduated from the University of Lincoln in 2010 with an LLB in Law and Politics.
In her spare time Sophie is an avid reader who also enjoys running (when she is able), camping, and spending time at the coast.