Adeola is a final seat Trainee Solicitor in the Planning department and is currently based in Gatwick. She will be assisting her colleagues in a variety of matters, including advising on planning applications, highway agreements, adoption agreements and planning obligations.
Adeola’s first seat was with the Dispute Resolution and Family team, assisting on matters relating to the breakdown of a marriage, contentious probate and commercial litigation. Her second seat in Real Estate, involved a range of residential and commercial property matters. During her time with the Corporate team, her third seat, she was involved on M&A transactions (including acquisitions and disposals by way of share sale) and shareholder arrangements.
Adeola has written blogs in relation to new updates in Planning law: ‘First-time buyers to receive 30% discounts on First Homes’ and ‘New model for shared ownership – what’s new, and what does it mean’
She joined the firm as a paralegal in Private Client in April 2017, having had previous experience in this area. She wrote a blog on the importance of making a Will in celebration of ‘Happy Visit Your Relatives Day’.