Linda is a past President of the Law Society of England and Wales (2010-2011) and is Law Society Council Member for Leicestershire & Northamptonshire. She has held various key roles at the Law Society including Chair of the Representation and Legal Affairs and Policy Board and Regulatory Affairs Board and is currently Chair of the Regulatory Processes Committee. She is a member of the Audit Committee and the Access to Justice Committee. She is also Chair of the Solicitors Assistance Scheme, which provides advice and assistance to solicitors facing disciplinary proceedings, and a member of the Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers.
Linda is a legal chair for the Taxation Disciplinary Board, the Phone-paid Services Authority and the Family Health Services Appeals Unit of the NHSLA.
She writes and lectures on regulatory and litigation topics and is a contributor to Cordery on Legal Services and is a director of the Incorporated Council of Law Reporting.