Olivia Hodgson LLB (Hons) LLM

Olivia has lived locally in the Lancaster area all her life and obtained a Law Degree from Lancaster University in 2013.

Shortly after graduation she secured her first position in private practice with Thurnhill Solicitors in Garstang where she began to develop an interest in Private Client work.

Olivia joined Baines Bagguley Penhale’s Private Client team in March 2016 to work alongside Director and Head of Department, Richard Bagguley. Since joining us she has become an experienced paralegal regularly advising clients on the preparation of wills, estate planning, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection matters and Probate and Estate administration. Olivia is currently completing her formal training to qualify as a solicitor.

Olivia has a keen interest in the law and obtained a Masters Degree in Law with Legal Practice from the University of Central Lancashire in June 2016. She is also an Accredited Mediator and continues to develop her skills in this area.

She recently completed her entry qualification to become an Affiliate member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners).