Introducing our new trainee solicitor – Olivia Rookes

We are delighted to announce that Olivia Rookes begins her training contract today.

Olivia initially joined Lux Family Law as a part-time paralegal in May this year.

Olivia studied Law at Aberystwyth University and graduated in 2021 with a first-class honours degree. Olivia was awarded The Sir Samuel Evans Prize for obtaining the best honours mark at a Welsh law school in 2021. Olivia also received several academic awards from Aberystwyth University at her graduation ceremony. Olivia then went on to complete the Legal Practice Course (“LPC”) at Cardiff University.

Olivia also has practical experience, having spent nine months as a paralegal at a family law practice based in Carmarthenshire.

Our founder and Director, Charlotte Leyshon, said “We are delighted that Olivia has joined Lux as our newest trainee solicitor. Olivia has an outstanding academic record, as well as excellent practical experience in the family law sector. I have no doubt that Olivia will be a brilliant addition to the team. Olivia’s appointment is yet another crucial landmark for Lux in what is proving to be a very exciting 2022”.  

Congratulations Olivia!