Since Colleen joined JMK Solicitors in April 2021 she has gained experience working in personal injury litigation, both as an apprentice and subsequently as a qualified Solicitor. She graduated from the Institute of Professional Legal Studies in 2019, following her degree in Law and Politics.
Colleen was attracted to a career in litigation having been involved in a road traffic accident as a child. Her memory of the help and support she and her family were given by the solicitors who represented them remains a driving force behind her passion for personal injury litigation. Colleen also has an interest in medicine and anatomy and assisting people who are injured, and has a particular passion for orthopaedics.
Colleen is also qualified to practice in the Republic of Ireland and is a qualified First Aider.
Colleen understands the feelings and experiences of her clients in these difficult situations. She has particular empathy for parents and children and is passionate about helping people.
Colleen knows that the aftermath of an accident can be a vulnerable time for clients and is sensitive to their needs and concerns. She enjoys building positive relationships with her clients.
Outside of work
Outside of work, Colleen enjoys spending time with her friends and family.