Davis Blank Furniss – the North West based law firm – has appointed Anita Shepherd as a family solicitor/ collaborative lawyer at its Glossop office. She joins from Glaisyers and she has previously worked at Daniels Solicitors in Macclesfield.
Anita, 39, will primarily advise clients on all aspects of family law. She also brings a fresh specialism to the firm as she is a Resolution Advanced Accredited Specialist with a focus on domestic abuse and advanced financial provision. Before qualifying, Anita studied Applied Social Studies at Sheffield Hallam University and then completed her Legal Practice Course at Manchester Metropolitan University 13 years ago.
In her personal life, Anita enjoys spending time with her family, running and playing netball. She lives in Reddish, Stockport.
Kate Oldfield, managing partner of Davis Blank Furniss, commented; “Anita’s joining adds a new dimension to the Glossop office and I’m sure she will be a great addition to the team. We were really impressed with her enthusiasm and I’m sure our clients will benefit from her experience.”
Anita added; “Davis Blank Furniss is one of the region’s most respected names and is a real institution in Glossop so I’m delighted to now be part of it.”