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The Committee

Officers

 

The committee of Thames Valley Family Lawyers' Society are local practitioners who volunteer their time to deal with the day to day running of the society and events.

The Committee is re-elected on an annual basis and the current members of the committee are as follows:

Emma Leavesley

Emma Leavesley
Chairperson
eleavesley@pitmans.com
0118 957 0277

I have been a member of the committee since 2015 and was voted in as the Chairperson in the same year.  I chair the committee meetings to ensure that they are effective and that decisions and actions are being taken progressively for the committee’s members.  I take an active role in the committee and am involved with the organisation of the social events and training events as well as compering the same.

Bethan Thomas

Bethan Thomas
Vice Chair
bethan.thomas@penningtons.co.uk
0118 982 2640

I have been a member of the committee since 2015 and was voted in as Vice Chair in the same year.

I take an active role on the committee and can be contacted in place of our Chair, Emma Leavesley, in the event that she is unavailable.

Claire Burton

Claire Burton
Secretary
cburton@pitmans.com
0118 957 0307

I have been a member of the committee since 2010 and I was voted in as the secretary in 2011.  I have loved being involved in organising the training and social events with a particular focus on our annual dinner.  I am the initial point of contact for the committee and am happy to deal with any enquiries or pass them to the relevant person to answer.

Zoe Rose

Zoe Rose
Treasurer
zoe.rose@blandy.co.uk
0118 951 6804

I have been a member of the committee since 2015 and I was voted in as the treasurer in that year. I am the initial point of contact for payment enquires and deal with the bookings for our events. I have really enjoyed being involved in organising the training and social events and am excited to see what the next year will bring for us on the committee and our members.


Committee

Joanne Backwith

Joanne Backwith
Committee Member
joannebackwith@cliftoningram.co.uk
0118 957 3425

I have been a member of the committee since July 2016.  Together with other members of the committee, I organise training, networking and social events for the members.  I am excited to be taking an active role in this organisation as a committee member and look forward to offering continuing support, networking and training opportunities to the family lawyers in and around the Thames Valley area.

Gemma Kemp

Gemma Kemp
Committee Member
gemma.kemp@blandy.co.uk
0118 951 6804

I have been a member of the committee since July 2016.  Together with other members of the committee, I organise social events and training events for the members of the society.  I am proud to be a member of the committee and look forward to offering continuing support, networking and training opportunities to the family lawyers in and around the Thames Valley area.

Sofie Corbin

Sofie Corbin
Committee Member
sofie.corbin@parfittcresswell.com
0118 402 0881

I joined the Committee in August 2016 and I am looking forward to helping organise the training and social events throughout the year.

Kate Lewis

Kate Lewis
Committee Member
kate.lewis@fsp-law.com
0118 951 6246

I joined the Thames Valley Family Lawyers’ committee in July 2017.

I am looking forward to taking an active role in the committee and getting involved with the organisation of the training seminars and social events for local family lawyers over the coming year.