Emily Bowden

Trainee Solicitor


Emily is a Trainee Solicitor in the Employment Team.

Emily assists the Employment Team with contentious, non-contentious and immigration matters.

Before joining the Employment Team for her final seat Emily undertook seats in the Real Estate Team as well as the Construction and Infrastructure Team.

Prior to starting her role as a Trainee Solicitor Emily worked in our Residential Conveyancing Team as a Conveyancing Assistant.  Whilst working as a Conveyancing Assistant Emily completed her MSc in Law and Business Management at the University of Law.

Emily is on the committee which organises XYBC events for young professionals in Exeter as well as being the Treasurer for the Law Society Devon and Somerset Junior Lawyers' Division.

Relevant experience

  • Various clients: Assisting with acting for Claimants and Respondents with claims brought tin the Employment Tribunal.
  • Various clients: Assisting with advising on various employment matters such as TUPE, maternity/paternity pay and leave, holiday pay, sickness pay, disciplinary and grievance procedures.
  • Various clients: Assisting in providing immigration advice to individuals and companies, including assisting with visa applications and queries regarding sponsor licences.
  • Various clients: Assisting with drafting contracts of employment, staff handbooks and consultancy agreements.