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Dawson Hart Announce Two New Directors!

Two Director Promotions at Dawson Hart Solicitors

Dawson Hart is delighted to announce the appointment of Jamie Wood and Hayley Banks as Directors from 1st April 2024.


Jamie Wood: A dedicated Family Law expert

Jamie joined the Dawson Hart team as a Trainee Solicitor 12 years ago after graduating from the University of Sussex. She qualified as a Solicitor in 2014 and is now a highly respected family solicitor, having been ranked by the prestigious Chambers and Partners professional and independent legal research company in the last 2 years. With her expertise in all areas of family law, Jamie is a welcome addition to the Directors.


Jamie Wood can be contacted on: 01825 745152 -


Hayley Banks: Leading the Litigation Team

Hayley joined Dawson Hart in 2022 as Head of Litigation. She obtained her English Law degree and Masters in German law at the Universities of Exeter and Saarbruecken, before completing the Legal Practice Course and qualifying as a solicitor in 2018. Bringing a wealth of experience in handling all forms of disputes and civil litigation, Hayley leads the litigation team who represent both individuals and companies. Her knowledge and expertise in this area is a valuable asset to the firm.


Hayley Banks can be contacted on: 01825 747130 -


Exceptional Leaders for Continued Success

"Jamie and Hayley have consistently shown exceptional legal skills and a unwavering commitment to excellence throughout their time at Dawson Hart," says Managing Director Jacqueline Hardaway. "Their dedication to the firm's values and our clients' success makes them ideal additions to the board.  We are confident they will be instrumental in guiding our firm's future success." 


Dawson Hart takes great pride in providing high quality legal services and these appointments support and strengthen this commitment.


Congratulations, Jamie and Hayley!