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Meet the Leeds team…
Laura-Beth Walsh | Associate Solicitor
Laura joined Makin Dixon Solicitors Ltd in January 2008, initially as a Secretary before moving to a Paralegal position and training as a Solicitor, qualifying in November 2011. Laura is Head of our Leeds Office and an Associate Solicitor within Makin Dixon.
Laura began her career in our Bradford Office before moving across to our Leeds Office when it opened in April 2013. She specialises in representing children and adults in Care Proceedings, as well as undertaking all other aspects of Family Law. Laura is a member of the Family Law Advanced Panel and the Children Panel.
Rachael Noonan | Solicitor
Rachael joined Makin Dixon in August 2009 having qualified as a family solicitor. Rachael started her career with Makin Dixon in the Bradford office before moving to the Leeds office to specialise in Children Law and Care Proceedings. Rachael also has a keen interest in Domestic Violence.
Rachael is an Accredited Specialist and an Adult Representative within the Adult and Children Panel.
| Legal Secretary
| Legal Secretary
Robert Boyt | Solicitor
Robert joined Makin Dixon in May 2016 and has been a qualified solicitor since 1996.
Robert specialises in Divorce, Financial Matters, Private Children Matters, Domestic Abuse and Co Habitation Issues.
Robert is a member of Resolution.
Samara Iqbal | Solicitor
Samara qualified as a Solicitor in September 2013.
Samara joined Makin Dixon in June 2016. Samara previously has practiced as a Legal Consultant/Solicitor in Dubai from January 2014 to May 2016. She specialized in International Family Law in Dubai with a particular focus on Sharia Law Litigation in the Dubai Courts and UK divorces/Finances for British Expats in the UK and all other foreign nationalities. She has extensive knowledge of the law governing divorce proceedings, pre-nuptial contracts, child abduction and custody as well as financial ancillary relief cases within Dubai Courts and the UK Courts.
Samara has a Masters in Sharia Law from the University of Winchester and is fluent in Arabic, Urdu, Punjabi and Gujerati. She is also currently learning French.
Alexandra Oxlade | Legal Assistant
Alexandra joined Makin Dixon in April 2016 after completing her Graduate Diploma in Law.
Alexandra is a Legal Assistant at our Leeds Office and works closely with Laura-Beth Walsh.
She has a particular interest in Divorce and Children Matters.