Catherine Ackroyd

Trainee Solicitor

Catherine joined Walker Foster in September 2015 as a litigation assistant. Prior to this Catherine studied Law at Manchester Metropolitan University where she gained that rare thing – a First class honours degree! Catherine’s abilities and dedication were very quickly recognised and she was rewarded with a Solicitor’s training contract. This started in May 2016. Catherine continued in the litigation department and then moved on to the firms Private Client department in November 2016.

Catherine makes an important contribution to the team and is very popular with her colleagues in the department and our clients. She really enjoys getting stuck in when it comes to promoting the firm, and helps in many of the fund raising activities which we undertake. A good example of this is her involvement in our Dementia Friendly programme. She is also very keen to help build our reputation as one of the Aire Valleys most respected firm of Solicitors.

Best Part of the job for Catherine:

Gaining experience from different departments within the firm and having the benefit of so much support from the staff within those departments. Catherine also says she has thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of her training to date and looks forward to increasing the number of opportunities to meet and support clients of Walker Foster.

Direct Email: [email protected]

Office: Ilkley

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