Lauren is a dual qualified solicitor in both England and South Africa with experience in banking, commercial property transactions and telecommunications. She currently acts for telecoms operators handling their large cell site portfolios providing advice in relation to various property issues and disputes with landlords.
During her career in South Africa, Lauren gained extensive experience in transactional and contentious matters in the banking sector, acting for a number of major international banks. She also gained residential property experience as a sole practitioner, as well as lecturing college law students in the fundamentals of business and contractual law.
- Handling large volumes of site acquisitions and site sharing between operators, relocations, leases, licences and variations in respect of cell sites
- Advising clients on the implications of the new telecommunications code
Law Society of England and Wales
2020 to present: Solicitor, Winckworth Sherwood
2016 to 2020: Foreign Qualified Lawyer, Winckworth Sherwood
2015 to 2016: Sole Practitioner, Searson & Associates (South Africa)
2010 to 2013: Trainee and Associate, Easton Berry Incorporated (South Africa)