Our team of lawyers has in-depth knowledge across our specialist practice areas and is qualified in multiple legal jurisdictions.
Leah is an Associate at Kinley Legal who specialises in immigration law and practice, as well as working on a range of other private client matters.
Leah is both a qualified solicitor in England and Wales and a Registered Legal Practitioner in the Isle of Man. She specialises in working with Kinley Legal’s international clients on matters involving Isle of Man immigration and British nationality, international probate and estate administration and estate planning.
Prior to joining Kinley Legal, Leah worked in the commercial and group litigation department of Slater & Gordon Lawyers in London. Leah also has experience in financial regulation and white collar crime matters, having previously worked for the UK Financial Conduct Authority in the Enforcement and Financial Crime Division and on high profile cases in international law firms in London including Dechert, Quinn Emanuel and Freshfields.
Solicitor (England and Wales) (2017)
Registered Legal Practitioner (Isle of Man) (2017)
Solicitor (Ireland) (2018) (not currently practising)
Solicitor (Northern Ireland) (2019) (not currently practising)
BA in Commercial law (first class honours) (University of Westminster, 2010)
Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International commercial law (with scholarship) (University of Westminster, 2012)
Graduate Diploma in Law course (BPP Law School, London, 2013)
Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Practice (University of Law, London, 2017)
English, Russian (native or bilingual proficiency)
Law Society of England and Wales
Law Society of Ireland
Law Society of Northern Ireland
Chartered Institute of Linguists (MCIL, 2016)
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (Affiliate, 2019)