Our Committee

Kirstie Bork - Chair


  Kirstie is a Solicitor-Advocate in Industrial Disease and Personal Injury at Simpson Millar.  She has been a member of MWLD since 2017 and was elected as Chair for 2019/20.  

Jennifer Mitchell - Vice Chair


Jennifer is a Solicitor in Commerical Property at Simpson Millar.

Nadia Rimmer - Treasurer


Nadia is a Solicitor in Private Client at Simpson Millar.  Nadia has been a MWLD member for 4 years.

Amelia Hayden - Sponsorship


Millie is a Solicitor in Housing and Regeneration at Brabners. Millie originally qualified at MSB Solicitors into Commerical Property and recently moved to Brabners. Millie has been a MWLD member for 4 years and was elected as Chair for 2018-2019.

Samantha Barr - Secretary


Samantha is a Solicitor at Simpson Millar.

Hannah Scott - Membership


Hannah is a Trainee Solicitor. 

Lois Williams - Charity


Lois works at Morecrofts.

Naomi Fathers - Website


Naomi is a Trainee Solicitor at Brabners. This is Naomi's first year on the MWLD. 

Marisa Fytrou - Social Media


Marisa is a Paralegal at Simpson Millar.

Sophie Kearney - Education


Sophie works for Morecrofts.

Amy Jackson - Events


Amy works for McKays Solicitors.

Jemma Ellison - Events


Jemma is a Trainee Solicitor at Hill Dickinson and currently in her final seat in Construction. Here she deals with both contentious and non-contentious work. Her previous seats have been in family, private client and commercial litigation. Jemma  had almost three years’ experience as a Paralegal with Hill Dickinson before starting her training contract. She read law at King’s College London and has completed both the BPTC and LPC.

Ruth Eardley - Events


Ruth works for Hill Dickinson.

Gladuela Lawrence - General


Ela works for J B Leith.

Pamela Chesterman - General


Pamela is a Senior Associate Solicitor in the Commercial Real Estate team within  the Commercial Advisory and Private Wealth practice at BLM. Pamela specialises in planning and environmental law, having provided advice over 15 years to a range of sectors; local planning/highway authorities, developers, landowners and financial institutions.

Elspeth Beatty - General


Elspeth works at Brabners.

Elke Kendall - General


  Elke is Commercial Litigation Solicitor at Brabners LLP and has been a member of the MWLD committee for 3 years. 

Elke has experience of a broad range of general commercial litigation matters including company and shareholder disputes, contractual disputes, professional negligence claims, and restrictive covenant work.  Elke has also assisted with interim injunction applications and speedy trials. Elke is a member of Brabners’ sports sector team and has particular experience in advising Agents and Governing Bodies on both contentious and non-contentious matters.