Jody Coleman

Trainee Solicitor
Contact details

020 7814 5431

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Jody joined Blake Morgan as a trainee solicitor in September 2017 and is in the Employment team in our London office.

Main Areas of Practice

Jody is currently undertaking her final seat in our Employment team. During her training contract she has been seconded to the Intellectual Property & Information Technology legal team of a financial services provider and completed seats in our Banking & Finance and Residential Property/Leasehold Enfranchisement teams.

Significant Experience

Prior to commencing her training contract, Jody worked as a Real Estate and Projects paralegal and acted for a variety of clients on acquisitions, disposals and auction sales. With a background in social housing, Jody has acted for a number of Registered Providers assisting with the disposal of off plan units as part of the client’s affordable housing programme.

Expertise

Career

Having graduated from Queen Mary University of London with a degree in Law in 2013 Jody later completed her LPC MSc in 2017 at the University of Law.

Prior to commencing her training contract with Blake Morgan, Jody worked within the business development team of a global legal services provider working primarily with financial services clients.

Jody is also a fluent Welsh speaker.

Contact details

020 7814 5431

LinkedIn

Memberships
  • Association of London Welsh Lawyers

Significant Experience

  • Prior to commencing her training contract, Jody worked as a Real Estate and Projects paralegal and acted for a variety of clients on acquisitions, disposals and auction sales. With a background in social housing, Jody has acted for a number of Registered Providers assisting with the disposal of off plan units as part of the client's affordable housing programme.

Additional Expertise

Having worked with our Banking & Finance team, Jody has worked with a number of UK domestic banks and lenders as well as corporate clients on their finance and security documentation requirements.

Insights by Jody


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30 August - Jody Coleman

Post the financial crisis of 2008, the buyer-funded development model has become increasingly common. Recent media coverage tells a tale of failed projects, substantial financial loss and allegations of fraud....

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17 August - Jody Coleman

Freehold and leasehold are the two main types of property ownership in the UK. Here we explain how these types of ownership differ and the considerations to note when buying...

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6 August - Jody Coleman

UK Finance has announced that first time buyers accounted for over 50% of all new residential mortgages in the first quarter of 2018. Recent government led initiatives have resulted in...

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