Briony Cartmell

Trainee Solicitor

Briony is in the final seat of her training contract sitting with Kenneth Mullen in Intellectual Property.

Her third seat consisted of a secondment to Milan sitting with Sharon Whitehouse in the Corporate team. She was involved in a variety of matters, including drafting corporate governance documents, due diligence reports, share for share exchange agreements, service agreements and transaction negotiations with a focus on clients in the technology and fashion industries.

In her second seat, Briony sat with Jo Sanders and Andrew Fremlin-Key in the Litigation and Arbitration team. She assisted with a number of disputes involving art, forfeiture orders and harassment by drafting letters before claim, coordinating expert witnesses and attending court proceedings and meetings with barristers.

In her first seat at Withers, Briony sat with Andrew Chesser and Julie Teal in the Real Estate Disputes and Construction teams. She was involved in assisting clients with litigation processes such as disclosure, case management conferences, witness statements and settlement agreements.

Focus areas



  • English