Stokes Solicitors LLP Family Tree

MARIA LONG
Head of Business – Commercial
Chief Executive, COLP, Senior Member, Solicitor

Business and Commercial – Maria has worked in this area (including residential conveyancing) over 30 years.

mll@stokes-law.co.uk

SIMON HARRIS
Head of Conveyancing
Senior Member, Solicitor, MRLO, Head of Marketing

Simon has been working in Residential Conveyancing for over 30 years.

sh@stokes-law.co.uk

ANGELA PARKINS
Head of Criminal Department
Member, Solicitor

Angie qualified as a Solicitor in 1999 and is a Member and Head of the Criminal Department. Since qualifying, Angie has dedicated her time to criminal defence work representing both private and legally aided clients. She represents suspects interviewed under caution and represents Defendants at the Youth Court, Magistrates Court and Crown Court. Awarded for her Outstanding Legal Practice by the Good Lawyer Guide.

ap@stokes-law.co.uk

SALEEM CHAUDHRY
Head of Probate Department
Member, Solicitor

Saleem is a Member and Head of the Probate Department. Saleem qualified in 1999.

Saleem works primarily in the Probate Department but also assists the Criminal Department.

msc@stokes-law.co.uk

STEPHEN WARD
Head of Business – Litigation
Solicitor
Business Commercial Department
(Maria Long – Head of Department)

Stephen has been providing timely, cost-effective and comprehensive legal services to owners and managers of all types of businesses for over thirty years.

sw@stokes-law.co.uk

PAUL BLAKEY
CILEx
Litigation Department
(Stephen Ward – Head of Department)

Qualified in 2010. Working as an In-House lawyer in 1995 Paul then proceeded to a private practice lawyer in 1999. Paul
has always dedicated his work in litigation.

pb@stokes-law.co.uk

RAY BENET
Conveyancing Executive
Conveyancing Department
(Simon Harris – Head of Department)

Ray has been working in residential conveyancing since 1964 based in Portsmouth and Waterlooville area he has a passion for helping people move house.

rb@stokes-law.co.uk

JOANNE DENNETT
CILEx
Conveyancing Department
(Simon Harris – Head of Department)

Joanne has been carrying out residential conveyancing for over 20 years. Qualifying as a Chartered Legal Executive in 2003.

jd@stokes-law.co.uk

CHRISTOPHER POWELL
CILEx
Conveyancing Department
(Simon Harris – Head of Department)

Qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive in 2010. Chris has been working in Residential Conveyancing (including Commercial) for over 12 years.

cp@stokes-law.co.uk

VICTOR SUMMERS
Solicitor
Probate Department
(Saleem Chaudhry – Head of Department)

Victor qualified as a Solicitor over 35 years ago and has been working in this area of work for over 30 years. Victor is a member of STEP, Law Society and Ecclesiastical Society.

vs@stokes-law.co.uk

MICHELLE HILL
CILEx
Probate Department
(Saleem Chaudhry – Head of Department)

Working in law for over 15 years Michelle qualified in 2013. Michelle deals with Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate, Court of Protection.

mh@stokes-law.co.uk

Camilla Bindra Jones – Solicitor
Locum
Family Department
(Maria Long – Head of Department)

Camilla has been working in law for many years and joined Stokes Solicitors LLP as a locum in 2019.

js@stokes-law.co.uk

ANDY WILSON
Crown Court case worker
Criminal Department
(Angela Parkins – Head of Department)

Andy has over 20 years knowledge of the Courts and the legal system and in 2015 he joined Stokes Solicitors LLP and deals with all matters in the Crown Court working closely with the Criminal Department team.

aw@stokes-law.co.uk

PAIGE SCHOOLEY
Junior Crown Court case worker
Criminal Department
(Angela Parkins – Head of Department)

Paige started her Legal Administration Apprenticeship in 2015 within the Criminal department. On completion of the apprenticeship Paige permanently joined the department as an Administration Assistant progressing to a Crown Court case worker in 2018.

ps@stokes-law.co.uk

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