Ashlea Thornton

Where/when you studied: Sheffield University 2008 – 2011 and then Manchester Metropolitan University between 2011 and 2012        

Professional expertise before joining the firm: Paralegal at local solicitors from 2012 until 2014 and then a Trainee Solicitor at Garricks LLP

When you joined the firm: December 2015

Department responsibilities (within the firm): Solicitor within the Commercial Department

Areas of special legal expertise: Ashlea advises on leases, purchases and sales, buying and selling businesses and going concerns, refinances, lease reviews, lease extensions (flats), licences, tenancies at will, auction purchases and sales, transfers of property, residential conveyancing, purchase and sale of development land, declarations of trust, lost deed applications and first registration applications.

What our clients say about Ashlea:

May 2018 - "Ashlea made the house purchase a stress free process."

May 2018 - "Just a note from us to thank you for all your efforts in concluding the sale, it has been a bit of a mission but I was impressed with your professionalism and your grit and wry humour!"



Name:  Ashlea Thornton        

Position: Solicitor

Where educated: Westholme Upper School, Canon Slade Sixth Form, The University of Sheffield

First job: Paralegal at local solicitors

Hobbies: The gym, eating out, cooking and socialising

Favourite food: Anything Italian

Favourite film: Goodfellas

Favourite group/artist:

Ultimate holiday destination: Cuba

Favourite sport/team: Cricket

Favourite book: Not without my daughter



Personal ambition: