Leanne joined Southerns in May 2021 as a paralegal in the Public Law department and will be based at the Blackpool office. Leanne will assist the team with their mental health, mental capacity, community care and inquest cases.


Leanne has 5 years experience in statutory advocacy,  previously working as a qualified IMHA/IMCA, RPR and Care Act advocate where she specialised in the Mental Capacity Act and challenges to Deprivation of Liberty. Leanne’s passion is to ensure every person’s wishes and feelings are taken into consideration in matters that are important to them.


In Leanne’s spare time she loves to spend time with family, exercise and take long walks on the beach with her dog and children.