Felicity Carroll

felicity@acitylawfirm.com

Trainee Solicitor

Felicity is a Trainee Solicitor working within our Company & Commercial Department and Employment Department. Felicity assists with drafting a range of commercial contracts, pre-action letters relating to commercial disputes and employer contracts for use within a business. Felicity also has experience representing both the employee and employer in employment disputes and as a result has developed knowledge from both sides of the dispute on work-related disagreements and claims.

Felicity also works within the Client Management Team, handling all of our new enquiries and is usually the first person that clients have contact with when contacting the firm. Her role is to ensure clients are given the correct information swiftly and concisely. She is able to provide quotations, schedule meetings and liaise between you and the solicitors to avoid any delays.

Felicity studied Law at the University of Cardiff and completed her Legal Practice Course part-time at the University of Law. She previously worked as a senior paralegal at a firm of solicitors supervising a large case load, taking all initial enquiries, liaising with the solicitors and assisting management with financial and training needs. She has experience in preparing witness statements, attending hearings, reviewing medical reports, drafting complex letters to third party regulators and has shown an efficiency to manage a large case load.

Felicity is friendly, reliable and a problem-solver and will ensure that you have all that you need prior to your first meeting. She holds a keen interest in running and completed the 2015 Paris Marathon and also enjoys coaching and playing football. Felicity has shown a real propensity to develop young minds volunteering at schools and has also acted as an appropriate adult for vulnerable adults entering the criminal justice system. 

Memberships

  • Felicity is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association and has recently contributed to the ELA Working Party submission to the Women and Equalities Committee's inquiry on ensuring strong equalities legislation after EU exit.

Experience 

  • Obtained a settlement in a sex and age discrimination case prior to a full Tribunal Hearing taking place. 
  • Assisted to obtain a large settlement for a Transgender woman in a discrimination and harassment case without the requirement of Tribunal action.