Managing Director

  • Gemma Adam

    Managing Director and Solicitor
    Qualified: 2008
    As the managing director of Edward Connor Solicitors, Gemma is responsible for strategy, compliance, and staff management.

Charities

  • Caroline Eade

    Senior Solicitor and Head of Charities
    Qualified: 2003
    Caroline leads our Charities team which specialises in Christian organisations and churches, on charity law and regulation, including governance and constitutional matters.
  • Rosie Hopkins

    Solicitor
    Qualified: 1998
    Rosie is part of the Charities team and specialises in advising churches and Christian organisations on their governance and constitutional matters, particularly focusing on helping churches become CIOs.
  • Natalie Westgate

    Solicitor
    Qualified: 2008
    Natalie is part of the Charities team and specialises in advising churches and Christian organisations on their governance and constitutional matters, particularly focusing on helping churches become CIOs.
  • Lynda Wilson

    Solicitor
    Qualified 1997
    Lynda is a solicitor in the Charities team. She specialises in advising churches and Christian organisations on charity law matters, including advice on governance and constitutional issues, Charity Commission requirements, trustee duties and how churches can become CIOs.
  • Lily Brewster

    Charity Paralegal
    Lily is part of the Charities team which specialises in advising churches and Christian organisations on their governance and constitutional matters, particularly focusing on helping churches become CIOs.
  • Lynn Cadman

    Charity Advisor
    Lynn is part of the Charities team and specialises in advising churches and Christian organisations on their governance and constitutional matters, particularly focusing on helping churches become CIOs.

Employment & HR

  • Mark Jones

    Solicitor and Head of Employment
    Qualified: 1996
    Mark advises Christian organisations and churches on all aspects of employment law, including discrimination, data protection and human rights issues.
  • Gemma Herrick

    Solicitor
    Qualified: 2009
    Gemma is part of the Employment Team, advising churches and Christian organisations on all aspects of employment law and HR issues.

Property

  • Paul Tollerton

    Solicitor and Head of Property
    Qualified: 2004
    Paul advises churches and Christian organisation on all aspects of property law.
  • Ganine Eshun

    Conveyancing Executive
    Ganine is part of the Property Team. She specialises in residential conveyancing work.

Finance & Administration

  • David Cornish

    Finance Director
    David is responsible for our financial administration and management.
  • Ursula Stevens

    Finance Officer
    Ursula is part of the team responsible for our finances.
  • Jane Hoxley

    Finance and Administration Officer
    Jane is part of the team responsible for our finances.
  • Ben Wright

    Communications, Advice and Research Coordinator
    Ben coordinates both the outward-facing and internal communications at Edward Connor Solicitors. He is also the primary support for the Advice Line service.
  • Sarah Bailey

    Executive Assistant
    Sarah works with the executive team providing administration and organisation assistance.
  • Heather Paris

    Legal Secretary
    Heather is part of the team which is responsible for our finances and administration