Expertise

Nicky is a Principal Knowledge Lawyer who heads up the Corporate Knowledge Lawyer team, winners of the Knowledge Team of the Year award at the 2018 LexisNexisUK Legal Awards.

Prior to becoming a PSL in 2007, Nicky worked as a senior associate at AG specialising in PE and M&A transactional work 

Her knowledge role includes:

  • Contributing to the firm's wider KM strategy with particular emphasis on using innovative approaches in technology to increase efficiencies  
  • Arranging regular internal training sessions 
  • Collating and updating precedents and know-how 
  • Automating precedents and processes
  • Writing internal and client current awareness updates on legislative, case law and practice changes
  • Supporting the business with BD and client engagement tools and initiatives
  • Assisting fee earners and key clients with technical research queries

Education

  • Qualified as a solicitor 1995
  • College of Law, York, Law Society Finals
  • Newcastle University – LLB (Hons 2:1)