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Patricia Kelly

Team Leader Patricia is a newly qualified solicitor with six years of invaluable experience working in the legal industry under her belt. Her specialisations are HDR, employers’ and public liability, and road traffic accidents. Outside of work, she loves spending quality time with her children and going to the gym.

Jake Owen

Team Leader With over seven years’ experience as a litigator, Jake possesses vital knowledge of various different areas of law, such as personal injury, flight delays, mis-sold mortgages, and financial misselling. As part of Sandstone’s academy programme, he is now undertaking the GFL with the aim to qualify as a solicitor. Outside of work, you […]

Jack Griffiths

Team Leader Throughout his five years’ experience in the legal profession, Jack has gained experience in a wide range of legal matters, including Plevin, BEC, MIB claims, and payday loans. He is currently completing the GFL as part of Sandstone Legal’s academy programme. In his free time, he enjoys watching football (he’s a Manchester City […]

Jayna Mistry

Solicitor/Team Leader Jayna is our resident pensions and investment expert, but throughout her eight years working in law (and five PQE), she has also gained wills, personal injury, civil litigation, financial misselling, Plevin, BEC and construction law experience under her belt. She enjoys organising charity events, cooking, and planking – her record is seven minutes!

James Chippendale

Team Leader James is responsible for Lancaster’s First Response Unit and managing client onboarding activity. Since joining the company in an admin role, James has come up through Sandstone Legal’s academy programme and has now completed the PRINCE2 Agile course and started the GFL. He dedicates his spare time to golfing and the gym.

Anmol Singla

Trainee Solicitor/Team Leader Anmol has a number of years’ experience as a qualified advocate in India and is on his way to qualifying as a solicitor in the UK through Sandstone Legal’s SQE challenge. He also took on a significant role in the building up to the Plevin Group Litigation Order. When he isn’t working, […]

Emma Lodge

Head of PCP/Head of Dispute Resolution Emma achieved an LLM in July 2021 and was the first solicitor to qualify through Sandstone Legal in June 2023. She has an aptitude for operations and has accepted a new role as both Head of PCP and Head of Dispute Resolution. Outside of work, Emma enjoys watching Formula […]

Jawad Liaquat

Solicitor Jawad has been qualified as a solicitor for three years now and has accumulated a wealth of experience in civil litigation, commercial law, immigration work, financial misselling and HDR. Outside of work, he is an avid foodie (Indian and Italian are his favourites) and gym-goer.

Avanti Menon

Solicitor/Professional Development Lawyer  Avanti is a newly qualified solicitor with a LLB, LPC and LLM under her belt, bringing a wealth of experience in litigation, immigration, EU law and international human rights to the company. She is our firm’s new Professional Development Lawyer, having been the first to qualify via the Sandstone academy, and now […]

Sadia Surve

Solicitor Sadia qualified as a solicitor back in 2014 and has over a decade of experience working in law, namely civil litigation. She is a Grade A solicitor with a significant background in management and a love for dancing, gaming, and trying different cuisines.