Areas of Expertise
Georgia deals with various areas within social housing such as possession, succession, access injunctions, housing conditions claims, anti-social behaviour injunctions and committals. Georgia works with numerous Registered Providers and Registered Social Landlords. In addition, Georgia manages her own cases under the supervision of a solicitor within the Housing Management and Property Litigation Team. Georgia has also delivered bespoke training sessions to Registered Providers along with training via our Building Blocks Programme.
Prior to Devonshires, Georgia worked as an administrator at Irwin Mitchell LLP. She originally joined Devonshires in 2018 as an Outdoor Clerk where she assisted various fee-earners in multiple departments which has provided her with an excellent insight to the world of litigation. Georgia was promoted to paralegal in 2019.
Georgia graduated from the University of Westminster in 2018 with an LLB (Hons) in Law and is currently completing the Solicitors Qualifying Examination with Barbri.
Georgia loves socialising with her friends and family and trying new restaurants. In addition, she enjoys attending music events. During lockdown, she discovered an interest in baking and cooking. Her signature bake would have to be a Mini Egg cookie!
Georgia has assisted on succession cases where the matters were successfully settled outside of court before they proceeded to trial which enabled the housing association to save costs on court attendance.
Georgia has successfully obtained possession orders, both outright and suspended, for outstanding rent arrears via the Court process for a large registered provider of social housing.
Georgia assists registered providers of social housing with claims received against them in accordance with the Pre-Action Protocol for Housing Conditions Claims.
Georgia worked as part of a team, attending a client’s office, to assist with organising complaints at both the stage 1 and 2 response stage. Georgia created an overview of each case, providing clarity on the position to assist complaint handlers.