Kate joined Swain & Co Solicitors in October 2017, following completion of her LLB Law Degree at University of Law, Guildford. Kate obtained a high 2:2 in her degree and LPC Commendation and began her career in law by undertaking a Training Contract with Samantha Lee in Family & Child matters.
Kate completed her studies whilst working under Legal Aid contract for Shelter as a Housing Caseworker, She has experience of various types of housing cases including possession, disrepair, anti-social behaviour issues, and homelessness .Kate also has a long career history with Citizens Advice, being Deputy Manager at Worthing Bureau for 5 years and more recently a Supervisor at Arun & Chichester Office, where she was able to support vulnerable clients and assist with maintaining the high standards of Legal Quality Mark.
Kate has a wealth of client and life experience, and a strong passion for Family Law. She has a clear focus and always keen to provide the best outcome for the client, at a time when the legal system can appear confusing. Kate is also a member of Resolution.
Out of the office Kate has a very busy family life and enjoys hill running.