Pat’s role involves supporting and assisting the Solicitors and Paralegal in the Mental Health Department. Pat has worked at Ringrose Law since 2003 initially in the Children, Family and Mental Health departments combined and since 2019 solely in the Mental Health Department. Pat has considerable knowledge and experience in the processes relating to Tribunals.
Education & Interests
After leaving School Pat attended Lincoln College where she studied and obtained a London Chamber of Commerce Secretarial Studies Diploma. Pat then obtained employment at another local Solicitors firm where she was a secretary for one of the Senior Partner for 10 years, working in all aspects of the law before leaving to start a family.
Hobbies & Interests
Pats family love gymnastics (not myself!). Pat is a voluntary coach and Chairperson of the Committee at a local gymnastics club in Lincoln. Pat is also a British Gymnastics Regional Judge and most weekends you will usually find Pat judging at club, county, or regional competitions (when not in a pandemic!)
Areas of Law
- Mental Health
Addressing the myths surrounding male domestic violence
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The five faces of domestic violence
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Domestic Abuse Bill
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