Duncan Lewis is committed to providing training and has shown in the past that there are career progression opportunities at the firm. Sophie Burchett joined Duncan Lewis as a caseworker and then progressed onto being a trainee solicitor. She has now completed her training contract at Duncan Lewis and has just been offered a permanent role in the Child Care team at the Clapham Junction branch, where she will be supervised by Child Partner, Laila Bhunnoo.
Shany Gupta, CEO, stated "Duncan Lewis is committed to retaining staff post qualifying and looks to fill solicitor vacancies from their internal pool of newly qualified solicitors. Many of Duncan Lewis Partners have joined the firm as caseworkers, showing there is potential for career progression at Duncan Lewis. The firm welcomes Sophie Burchett as a Solicitor at the firm and look forward to seeing Sophie gain more experience as a Child Care solicitor under the guidance of Laila.”