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Fireside chat with Simone Ketchell, partner, CMS

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Date: 1 November 2021

Time: 17.00-18.00 BST

Event format: Live / virtual

Cost: FREE

Who should sign-up? Aspiring commercial solicitors who want to boost their commercial awareness and gain an insight into training at at CMS

CheekyLittleCareers and The University of Law are delighted to be hosting a live fireside chat with Simone Ketchell, partner at CMS. Husnara Begum, editor at CheekyLittleCareers and ex-Linklaters corporate lawyer, will host the chat. She’ll be asking questions ranging from Simone’s career path to partnership, what working in a commercial law firm is like and life at CMS.

Simone Ketchell is a partner in the Real Estate Disputes Group at CMS’ Sheffield office. She advises leading property companies and investment funds on a wide variety of complex contentious property related matters. Simone has particular expertise in development disputes, injunctions, rent reviews, service charge disputes, tenant insolvency, enforcement of covenants in leases, forfeiture, interim and terminal dilapidations claims, contested lease renewals and contractual disputes.

She was appointed to the Education Committee of the Property Litigation Association in 2011 and is a former Chair of the Committee.

This event is ideal for aspiring City solicitors who want to boost their commercial awareness and gain an insight into working in a leading global law firm. The interview will last 40 mins and follow immediately with a Q&A so participants have an opportunity to ask Simone their own questions.

To register for this free event click here.

Please note: the full event will not be recorded but we plan to use snippets and screen grabs for our social media pages.