Hugh Lyon

Trainee Solicitor


Hugh is a second seat trainee solicitor in the Real Estate department, specialising in commercial property and leasehold transactions. 

Hugh previously completed a seat in the Commercial Litigation team, focusing on data protection considerations and contractual disputes.   

Prior to joining Ashfords, Hugh worked as a paralegal at an international law firm, specialising in professional indemnity work defending public bodies. He also has a background in legaltech, having worked on disclosure solutions for High Court litigation in London.

Hugh studied English & History at the University of Exeter before completing the Graduate Diploma in Law and LPC MSc in Law, Business and Management at the University of Law in Bristol.

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