Leanne Coyle

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Leanne has been a qualified Solicitor for two years and works at Cogent Law in the Wills, Probate & Lifetime Planning department, she specialises in Probate and Estate Administration dealing with mostly high net worth estates and those with assets abroad.

Leanne grew up in Lancashire before moving to Leeds in 2007 to begin her undergraduate degree at the University of Leeds. Leanne continued her legal education at BPP Law School in the city before training at a high street firm in East Leeds known for their Legal Aid Family work.

Leanne is the Leeds Junior Lawyers Division Chair for 2015-2016. Prior to being elected Chair Leanne fulfilled the role of Charity and Education Officer in 2014-2015, and is most proud of being able to organise what is now a regular series of CPD seminars for Junior Lawyers at an affordable price.

When Leanne isn’t working or volunteering in a law capacity she is often organising and attending charity events for the British Heart Foundation, a charity very close to her own heart. Leanne was one of the founding members of the fundraising branch for Leeds and was the branch leader from November 2013 until February 2015 a position that earned her the title of Volunteer of the Year for West Yorkshire in June 2015.