Meet the Committee

If you would like to become a member of the Hertfordshire Junior Lawyers Division you can contact any of the committee members on the details below.

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Faye Judkins

Faye Judkins

Chair

faye.judkins@judkins-solicitors.co.uk

Faye qualified as a Solicitor in May 2016 and works in the Property and Probate department of Judkins Solicitors. She was delighted to have been offered the position of chair in the new committee and looks forward to meeting fellow members in the future.

Tom Axon

Tom Axon

Vice-Chair

t.axon@crane-staples.co.uk

After completing the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in 2015, Tom started his Training Contract with Crane & Staples Solicitors in Welwyn Garden City. Tom completed his first seat in Private Client and is currently in his second seat with the Employment and Dispute Resolution team. Tom qualifies in September 2017.

Aisling Kelly

Aisling Kelly

Social Secretary

aislingK@teeslaw.co.uk

Aisling Kelly is a Solicitor in the Wills, Trust, Tax and Probate department at Tees Law in Bishop’s Stortford. Hailing originally from Ireland, she completed the Legal Practice Course in 2012 at the College of Law in London before starting at Tees Law as a paralegal and ultimately qualifying in March 2016.

Elizabeth Russell

Elizabeth Russell

Treasurer and Secretary

e.russell@crane-staples.co.uk

After graduating from the University of Hertfordshire with a First Class Honours Degree in Law with Journalism, Elizabeth completed the LPC at the University of Law with a Distinction. She is a Trainee Solicitor at Crane & Staples Solicitors in Welwyn Garden City and is currently in her first seat in the Property Department.

In her spare time, Elizabeth enjoys hiking, netball and is a member of a local running club.

Keshia Bushay Ellis

Keshia Bushay Ellis

Membership & Communication Secretary

keshia@wmsolicitors.com

Keshia is a trainee solicitor at Witts Moloney Solicitors based in Hemel Hempstead. She is passionate about promoting the support available to individuals in the early stages of their legal career and believes that events organised by the Hertfordshire Junior Lawyers division are an excellent way of encouraging support. Keshia joined the committee in September 2016 and is looking forward to taking on her new role and meeting our members!

Laura Coad

Laura Coad

Membership & Communication Secretary

LAC@debenhamsottaway.co.uk

Laura is a first year trainee solicitor at Debenhams Ottaway LLP and currently working in the Dispute Resolution department. Laura is delighted to be the Herts JLD membership and communication secretary. Laura is looking forward to building upon the continued success of last year’s committee and will be focusing on encouraging more young lawyers to be join the Herts JLD.

Olivia Coffey

Olivia Coffey

Student Representative

Olivia is our student representative of the University of Hertfordshire. She is currently in her third and final year studying Law and hopes to one day become a Commercial Solicitor. Olivia is the President of the Hertfordshire Law Society and through this is able to help promote out events to students, encouraging them to support our events and to network with trainee solicitors from Hertfordshire Law firms.