Jessica is a graduate paralegal in our Wills and probate department and assists the department manager Jill Rushton, partners and solicitors in the administration of estates, drafting Wills and handling our Court of Protection clients. She enjoys working with Court of Protection clients, who are often vulnerable, and advising on their continual support and care, and being able to create a positive impact for them.
Jessica graduated with an upper second class law degree with honours from Newcastle University in June 2018 and shortly after commenced her career at Stephensons. She aims to undertake the LLM in Legal Practice in Manchester at BPP beginning February 2019 with the view of obtaining a training contract in the future.
In her personal time, Jessica enjoys keeping up-to-date with political and legal affairs, socialising with friends, travelling, horse riding and keeping fit by running and attending the gym.