We are pleased to announce the expansion of Farleys’ specialist Actions Against Detaining Authorities department with the appointment of Nicole Bridgman. Nicole will be joining our accredited team, who handle a broad host of legal matters regarding inquests and actions against the police.

Since joining the firm on work experience in 2010, Nicole proved to be an exceptional talent, assisting the team in dealing with complex and sensitive matters relating to police claims and inquests. Upon appointment Nicole will continue to work in this area headed up by Partners Jonathan Bridge and Paul Corrigan, spreading her time equally between our Blackburn and Manchester offices. Nicole will also continue to assist our award-winning criminal law department acting as a police station representative.

Nicole commented on her appointment:

“Since my very first day Farleys has supported me throughout my Post-Graduate Diploma in Law, Legal Practice Course, and Training Contract. I was delighted to have been offered a permanent position and I am very much looking forward to being a member of such a friendly, dedicated, supportive firm. “

Partner and head of Actions Against Detaining Authorities, Jonathan Bridge added:

“We are delighted to welcome Nicole to our team on a permanent basis. Since joining the firm Nicole has proved to be a dedicated and diligent worker and her appointment to the department will allow us to continue to grow. “

Farleys Solicitors are recognised both regionally and nationally for their work regarding Actions Against the Police and other detaining authorities, particularly in reference to their abuse work and inquests. For further information or to speak to a specialist solicitor contact us on 0845 050 1958, alternatively please complete an online enquiry form.