Name: Heather Shipley
Qualifications: 2:1 BA Hons in French from the University of Nottingham
Costs Drafting History: 8 years
Heather maintains a busy but varied case load and is conversant in the billing of all aspects of Civil Legal Aid costs. Heather has particular expertise in the preparation of court assessed bills in care and public law and Court of Protection matters, and High Costs cases.
Heather prides herself on being meticulous in her approach to Bill preparation and loves going to the extra mile to assist clients in securing maximum recovery of costs.
Heather assists with providing training to new recruits and going forward will also be involved with the preparation of new training material
Profile: After having graduated Heather spent some time volunteering in Uganda, which kick-started a passion for travelling. Despite now armed with a near 18-month-old toddler, Heather is still trying her best to tick the world off one country at a time.
Favourite TV genre: Crime Dramas