Our People

Here's our team of solicitors, legal executives, paralegals and support staff in our Norwich, North Walsham and Sheringham offices.

  • Andrea Smith

    Andrea Smith

    Marketing Executive

    Andrea joined Clapham & Collinge in November 2015, and has over 10 years' experience working in Marketing and Events in...

  • Ben Lewins

    Ben Lewins

    Trainee Solicitor

    Ben joined the firm as a Paralegal in the Business Support Team in October 2016, dealing with Corporate Commercial, Commercial...

  • Ben Lowe

    Ben Lowe

    Partner

    Ben is a Partner in the Private Client department, having qualified in 2000. He specialises in all aspects of private...

  • Caroline Eaton

    Caroline Eaton

    Solicitor

    Caroline is a solicitor in the family department at Clapham & Collinge, undertaking all aspects of family work. Caroline qualified...

  • Christine Shipman

    Christine Shipman

    Legal Secretary

    Christine is an experienced legal secretary and joined the Private Client Department at Clapham & Collinge in September 2014.In her...

  • Claire Edon

    Claire Edon

    HR Manager

    Claire is the HR Manager at Clapham & Collinge. She joined in April 2017 and became HR Manager in September...

  • Darby Reeve

    Darby Reeve

    Client Relations Assistant

    Darby joined Clapham & Collinge in November 2017 and works in the Client Relations Team as Client Relations Assistant. Darby...

  • Debra Bluss

    Debra Bluss

    Licensed Conveyancer

    Debra (Debby) is a Licensed Conveyancer based in our North Walsham and Sheringham Offices.She was born and raised in North...

  • Elizabeth Gibson

    Elizabeth Gibson

    Conveyancer

    Elizabeth (Liz) joined Clapham & Collinge Norwich conveyancing team in October 2017, she joins with 5 years experience in Conveyancing...

  • Emerald Priscott

    Emerald Priscott

    Solicitor

    Emerald is a Family Solicitor at Clapham and Collinge based in our Norwich office. She handles a full spectrum of...

  • Emma Flock

    Emma Flock

    Client Relations Manager

    Emma is the Client Relations Manager at Clapham and Collinge and joined us in January 2018. She has a good...

  • Emma Newstead

    Emma Newstead

    Paralegal

    Emma joined Clapham and Collinge in August 2017 as a paralegal after graduating from the University of Nottingham with a...

  • Erin Southgate

    Erin Southgate

    Conveyancer

    Erin joined Clapham & Collinge in May 2017 and has over 8 years' experience working in residential conveyancing.Erin undertakes all...

  • Fiona Grosse

    Fiona Grosse

    Secretary

    Fiona is a Legal Secretary assisting Caroline Eaton in the Family department. Fiona joined Clapham and Collinge in August 2015...

  • Frances Culling

    Frances Culling

    Solicitor

    Frances grew up in the surrounding villages of South Norfolk. She then moved away to study Law at Staffordshire University,...

  • Gaynor Smith

    Gaynor Smith

    Solicitor

    Gaynor is a Solicitor working in our residential property team, specialising in all aspects of residential property including sales and...

  • Gemma Casey

    Gemma Casey

    Chartered Legal Executive

    Gemma works in the residential conveyancing team undertaking all aspects of residential property work including freehold and leasehold sales, purchases...

  • Gemma Creasey

    Gemma Creasey

    Solicitor

    Gemma is a solicitor in the Private Client Department specialising in Wills, Power of Attorney, Court of Protection work, administration...

  • Gemma Sturgeon

    Gemma Sturgeon

    Norwich Receptionist

    Gemma joined Clapham & Collinge in August 2018 as receptionist at the Norwich office.Prior to joining Clapham & Collinge, Gemma...

  • Holly Postle

    Holly Postle

    Paralegal

    Holly joined Clapham and Collinge in August 2017 after graduating from the University of East Anglia with a 2:1 Law...

  • Hugh Berridge

    Hugh Berridge

    Consultant

    Hugh Berridge is a consultant at Clapham & Collinge, following his retirement as Senior Partner of the firm. Hugh qualified...

  • Jade Tinney

    Jade Tinney

    Head of Corporate and Commercial

    Jade Tinney is Head of our Corporate and Commercial department, based in Norwich but also working from our North Walsham...

  • James Brighton

    James Brighton

    Client Relations Assistant

    James joined Clapham & Collinge as Client Relations Assistant in August 2017. James handles all legal enquiries from new, existing...

  • Jamie Pearson

    Jamie Pearson

    IT Manager

    Jamie is the IT Manager at Clapham & Collinge and has over 15 years' experience working within IT in Law...

  • Janice Elmer

    Janice Elmer

    PA to Rosemary Farman

    Janice is PA to Rosemary Farman Head of Conveyancing Department, based in our Sheringham Office.Janice joined Clapham & Collinge in...

  • Jennifer Morgan

    Jennifer Morgan

    Solicitor

    Jennifer is a solicitor in our Private Client team. She specialises in Wills, Estate Administration, Equity Release, Lasting Powers of...

  • Jessica Bailey

    Jessica Bailey

    Paralegal

    Jessica joined Clapham and Collinge in August 2017 as a paralegal after graduating with a 2:1 degree in Law from...

  • Jordan Walker

    Jordan Walker

    Trainee Legal Executive

    Jordan joined the firm as a Client Relations Assistant in June 2016 after working at Aviva as a Customer Service...

  • Joseph Keeping

    Joseph Keeping

    Solicitor

    Joseph Keeping is a Private Client Solicitor at Clapham & Collinge. Currently based in our Sheringham office, he specialises in...

  • Julie Peart

    Julie Peart

    Legal Secretary

    Julie joined the Private Client Department in June 2014. She assists the solicitors and lawyers in the department with the...

  • Kerri-Anne Watson

    Kerri-Anne Watson

    Solicitor (currently on maternity leave)

    Kerri-Anne is currently on Maternity Leave. Kerri-Anne works from our North Walsham office and qualified as a Private Client solicitor...

  • Laura Skipper

    Laura Skipper

    North Walsham Receptionist

    Laura joined Clapham & Collinge Solicitors in 2012, after completing a business administration and customer service course at Paston College,...

  • Lauren Abbs

    Lauren Abbs

    Solicitor

    Lauren is a solicitor working in our Wills, Trusts and Probate department. Lauren provides advice on a whole range of...

  • Lauren Wonfor

    Lauren Wonfor

    Paralegal

    Lauren joined Clapham and Collinge in December 2017 and is currently working in the Commercial and Litigation team at our...

  • Lin Whitehead

    Lin Whitehead

    Partner and Head of Private Client

    Lin is a Solicitor and Head of the Private Client (Wills, Trusts and Probate) Department with 20 years' experience in...

  • ​Lorraine Collins

    ​Lorraine Collins

    Legal Secretary

    Lorraine joined Clapham & Collinge in September 2018 as a Legal Secretary assisting Susan Dawe in our Sheringham branch office.Lorraine's...

  • Lorraine Van Heerden

    Lorraine Van Heerden

    Office Manager

    Lorraine is the Office Manager at Clapham & Collinge. She joined Clapham & Collinge Solicitors in October 2006 as PA...

  • Louis Hilldrup-Boorman

    Louis Hilldrup-Boorman

    Marketing Manager

    Louis is the Marketing Manager at Clapham & Collinge. He joined Clapham & Collinge in February 2013 and became the...

  • Marguerite Russell

    Marguerite Russell

    Credit Controller

    Marguerite became a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives specialising in Solicitors Regulation Authority Accounts Rules in 2000....

  • Marina Lake

    Marina Lake

    Paralegal & PA to Lin Whitehead

    Marina is a paralegal and works with the Head of Private Client Department, Lin Whitehead, assisting her with the day...

  • Mark Kermez

    Mark Kermez

    Partner & Head of Litigation

    Mark is a Partner and Head of Litigation. A Solicitor at Clapham & Collinge undertaking all forms of dispute work...

  • Mel White

    Mel White

    Consultant Solicitor and Mediator

    Mel White qualified as a civil and commercial mediator in 2017, having trained with The London School of Mediation. Mel...

  • Michael Olmer

    Michael Olmer

    Consultant Solicitor

    Michael qualified in 1980, and works with Clapham & Collinge on a consultancy basis. Michael deals with domestic and commercial...

  • Molly Byrne

    Molly Byrne

    Paralegal

    Molly joined Clapham and Collinge Solicitors in August 2018 and is currently working in the Commercial Property Department at our...

  • Natalie Smith

    Natalie Smith

    Trainee Solicitor

    Natalie joined Clapham & Collinge in September 2015 as a paralegal in the Business Support Team and completed her LPC...

  • Neale Grearson

    Neale Grearson

    Partner, Head of Family and Charities Departments

    Neale is one of the Partners at Clapham & Collinge and the Head of the Family Law Department. He is...

  • Nicola Steel

    Nicola Steel

    Conveyancing Assistant

    Nicola Steel has assisted the Conveyancing team at Clapham & Collinge since December 2013 and has previous experience in a...

  • Nicola Strefford

    Nicola Strefford

    Head of Employment Law

    Nicola qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive in August 2012 and has over 13 years' legal experience gained in both...

  • Olivia Heading

    Olivia Heading

    Trainee Solicitor

    Olivia started with us as a paralegal in our North Walsham office, she supported the Wills, Trusts and Probate and...

  • Philip Lumb

    Philip Lumb

    Partner

    Philip Lumb is a Partner in the Litigation team at Clapham & Collinge, dealing with all aspects of litigation, but...

  • Rebecca de Winter

    Rebecca de Winter

    Paralegal

    Rebecca joined Clapham and Collinge in August 2018 as a paralegal supporting the Commercial and Litigation team at our Norwich...

  • Rosa Barker

    Rosa Barker

    Trainee CILEX

    Rosa joined the firm as a Conveyancing Assistant in October 2015 after working in Aviva's Chief Executive office for 3...

  • Rosemary Farman

    Rosemary Farman

    Partner and Head of Conveyancing

    Rosemary is Head of the Conveyancing Department at Clapham & Collinge. Rosemary joined Clapham & Collinge in 2010 into the...

  • Sam Nixon

    Sam Nixon

    Legal Secretary

    Sam joined Clapham & Collinge in September 2018 as a Legal Secretary in our Private Client Department assisting Lauren Abbs...

  • Sandra Polytarides

    Sandra Polytarides

    Conveyancing Assistant

    Sandra joined the Residential Property department as a Conveyancing Assistant in October 2014. She assists the Norwich office with freehold...

  • Sarah Bunn

    Sarah Bunn

    Legal Secretary

    Sarah Bunn joined the Private Client Department at Clapham & Collinge in January 2018. She assists the Solicitors and Legal...

  • Sarah Garlish

    Sarah Garlish

    Head of Commercial Property

    Sarah joined Clapham & Collinge Solicitors as Head of Commercial Property in November 2018. Sarah has over 15 years' experience...

  • Sarah Walker

    Sarah Walker

    PA to Neale Grearson

    Sarah is an experienced legal secretary having worked in family law for nearly 30 years and has been PA to...

  • Shaun Taylor

    Shaun Taylor

    Paralegal

    Shaun joined Clapham and Collinge in August 2018 and is currently working in the Commercial and Litigation team at our...

  • Steven Williams

    Steven Williams

    Trainee Solicitor

    Steven joined the firm as a Paralegal in 2016 spending a year assisting with Litigation and Debt Recovery matters.Steven started...

  • Susan Dawe

    Susan Dawe

    Chartered Legal Executive

    Susan Dawe is a Chartered Legal Executive based at our Sheringham office. She qualified in June 2000 but has more...

  • Susan Sawyer

    Susan Sawyer

    Chartered Legal Executive

    Susan joined Clapham & Collinge in 2013 and was authorised as a Fellow Chartered Legal Executive by the Chartered Institute...

  • Trevor Goodwin

    Trevor Goodwin

    Practice Manager

    Trevor is the Practice Manager at Clapham & Collinge. Having joined us in 2011, he has a strong track record...