EXECUTIVE BOARD

CHRISTL HUGHES

PRESIDENT

Christl Hughes is a President of the Leicestershire Law Society and Trustee of the SBA -The Solicitors’ Charity, which she is a former chair.
Her other current roles include Legal Consultant and Trustee for the Gender Identity Research & Education Society, supporter of the LawCare helpline, East Midlands Area Representative on the Law Society Council Membership Committee and Committee Member for Association of Women Solicitors, London. She was Chair of the National Association of Women Solicitors in 2010/11. Her hobbies include walking and reading novels.

VACANT

CHAIR

This position is currently vacant

Glynis Wright

GLYNIS WRIGHT

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Glynis Wright is the founder and sole Director of Glynis Wright & Co Solicitors who are a Leicester based legal practice specialising exclusively in family law matters. Glynis retrained in law at the age of 42, was made a partner in a local firm of solicitors 3 years after qualifying as a solicitor and then 3 years on again she set up her own specialist legal practice. 

GINA SAMUEL-RICHARDS

DEPUTY VICE PRESIDENT

Gina qualified as a solicitor in 2008 and has worked in national and regional firms. She co-founded AGR Law, with the firm receiving recognised status in 2017. Gina is one of 2 directors at the firm. Over the past 18 years Gina has worked with various charities in the Leicester area, as either a Trustee or Legal Advisor to the board. Gina is also a Member at the Attenborough Learning Academy, helping to guide & support the Trust in delivering great education outcomes for children across the city.

MATTHEW OLNER

MATTHEW OLNER - HONARARY TREASURER 

Matthew qualified as a solicitor in 2007 and joined Nelsons in 2000. Matthew specialises in medical negligence claims and inquests. At the Society Matthew is responsible for over seeing all the finances.

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MATTHEW OLNER

VICE-PRESIDENT

KAUSER PATEL

MANAGER

First Class BA Hons in Marketing Management with industry experience in both public and not for profit sectors.

Kauser is responsible for running the society and is the only person employed by the Society. Kauser's responsibilities include,  organising and promoting events/courses, maintaining website and social media content along, looking after finance and membership, dealing with sponsorship and patronage. Kauser's speciality is Project Management and Event Organisation.

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