Day to day role
As a regional team leader for the North West, Deborah’s role is split between managing the North West Legal Assistant team and assisting the North West lawyers with their cases. Deborah works closely with Gareth Curtis and Rachel Darrell and assists with preparation of documents, court bundles, and liaising with clients.
Deborah started her career at Rhys Vaughan Solicitors, a small family run legal aid firm dealing mostly with family and criminal law joining as an office junior, quickly progressing to legal secretary and office manager where she worked for 21 years. She then worked for Platt Halpern Solicitors for 2 years before joining Stowe Family Law as office manager when the Manchester office opened in December 2017.
Outside of Work
Deborah has a keen interest in music and art, her musical tastes are eclectic and she enjoys attending live music events. Deborah not only enjoys visiting art galleries in the UK and abroad but also collects contemporary art. She also enjoys gardening, growing her own veg, and cooking them!