Will joined Franklins as a Paralegal in 2016, after having attained a 2:1 Law Degree from Leicester University. He then went on to complete his Legal Practice Course on a part-time basis whilst working at Franklins and was rewarded for his hard work by achieving a distinction. Will has gained a huge amount of experience during his training contract with the Firm having worked in the residential conveyancing department and undertaken seats in Commercial Property Services. As a qualified Solicitor, Will has accepted a permanent role within the Firm’s Residential Property Team, based at our Northampton office.
“It is an amazing feeling to qualify as a Solicitor today, five years after beginning my legal career as a Paralegal at Franklins. I have received an incredible amount of support and training from everyone at Franklins over the past years, and have been given a wonderful opportunity to develop my legal skills. I am delighted to have been offered a position within the Residential Property Team to begin my career as a Solicitor.” – Will Jones, newly qualified Solicitor.
Scott Wright, Partner & Head of Residential Property Northampton, at Franklins Solicitors LLP said “This is thoroughly deserved and an achievement through the most trying of times. Despite everything that has been thrown at him, ranging from the pandemic to the stamp duty holiday madness, he has conducted himself professionally and with an absolutely fantastic attitude. This attitude and desire to deliver for clients are just two of his many qualities which will ensure he has a brilliant career. Congratulations Will.”
Franklins’ Partner and Head of Business Services, Andrea Smith praised Will saying “Will has worked incredibly hard throughout his training contract and is a fantastic example of how hard work, dedication, loyalty and commitment pays dividends. Will is an asset to the Firm and we are very pleased to be able to support his future career.”
Franklins would like to wish Will continued success in his role as a newly qualified Solicitor as he continues his legal career with us.