Morrish Solicitors announces newly qualified solicitors

Morrish Solicitors announces newly qualified solicitors

Omar Ghaffoor and Jade Fairless at Morrish Solicitors have recently qualified as solicitors.

Ghaffoor joins the firm’s employment team and Fairless takes her place in the clinical negligence team (pictured, left and right).

They both joined Morrish in 2018 as legal assistants and qualified in June 2022, and will be based at Morrish’s head office in Leeds city centre.

Ghaffoor, who originally studied law at Huddersfield University and completed his master’s at Leeds University, said: “I am extremely thrilled to be joining the employment team as a qualified solicitor after four years of working at the firm as a legal assistant, and more recently as a trainee solicitor.”

“I am also very grateful for the support that has been given to me by everyone at Morrish and I look forward to continuing to support and advise our existing trade union and private clients.”

Fairless, who studied law at Newcastle University before also completing a master’s in law at Leeds University, added: “On completion of my training contract, I was thrilled to be offered a newly qualified role in the clinical negligence department.”

“I am looking forward to further developing my skills and knowledge with the support of both the team and everyone at Morrish. I am excited for this new chapter and where this path will take me.”

Commenting on the qualifications, David Sorensen, managing partner at Morrish, said: “The whole team at Morrish offers its congratulations to Jade and Omar on their qualification. They are both diligent young lawyers and will be a benefit to their respective teams. Hopefully this will be the beginning of a long career for them both at Morrish.”

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