Law graduate joins Huddersfield firm

Law graduate Kate Machon is the latest young professional to secure a training contract at Huddersfield legal practice Wilkinson Woodward Norcliffe and Co.

Kate, who is 22 and lives in Greetland, studied law at the University of Leeds and completed her Masters and LPC (Legal Practice Course) at the University of Law earlier this year.

Having gained initial experience at the firm while still a student, Kate has now accepted a training contract with Wilkinson Woodward Norcliffe and Co. Over the next 24 months, she will gain experience in all departments and is due to qualify as a solicitor in October 2020.

Managing Director Maureen Cawthorn commented,

“Kate has the makings of an excellent solicitor. Her appointment forms part of our continuing plans to expand in Kirklees and Calderdale.”

As part of her two-year training contract, Kate will spend time at the firm’s office in Huddersfield, Brighouse and Halifax. She is currently based at their offices in Queen Street, Huddersfield.