Hayley Thomas, Solicitor
Hayley graduated from the University of Manchester with an English degree, fully intent on becoming a journalist. Once she began reporting on cases from the local Magistrates Court for the Advertiser, she felt compelled to pursue a career in Law!
Followng completion of the law conversion course, Hayley secured a position initially as a Paralegal with a specialist criminal firm whilst continuing her studies. Once qualified, Hayley began a training contract in Civil Litigation and spent several years dealing with public liability matters, before taking time off to start a family.
In returning to work, Hayley has joined the team at Bakers to work across both Criminal and Family departments and specialise in cases concerning Domestic Violence owing to an increased desire to offer services to those most in need, and to be involved with the local community to a greater extent.