Marveen Smith

Marveen Smith was one of the founders of PainSmith Solicitors in 2001 and has been the only Principal of PainSmith Solicitors a niche firm who are specialists in property law since 2006. Marveen has a background in accountancy and tax; forging a second career in law by qualifying as a Solicitor before starting her own […]

David Whitney

David Whitney is a solicitor and mediator. Prior to joining PainSmith five years ago he was a Partner in a West London practice. He has practised in the field of landlord and tenant law for about 20 years and has over the last 15 years developed a specialism in long residential leasehold work. His work […]

Laura Simpson

Laura graduated from the University of Portsmouth in 2013 with a degree in Law with Business. This year, Laura also completed the Legal Practice Course. Prior to joining PainSmith Solicitors, Laura worked for a local council. She has the experience and knowledge to confidently handle her own caseload across a range of property matters and […]

Sian Meredith

Sian graduated from the University of Portsmouth in 2015. Sian has an in-depth knowledge of possession proceedings and debt recovery. Sian will commence her LPC in September 2016.

Emma Somerset

Emma qualified as a solicitor in 2010 after completing her academic training at Bournemouth University and the University of Law, Guildford. After undertaking her training contract at a large firm on the south coast she began her career with the same firm before accepting a position with PainSmith Solicitors in November 2012. Emma specialises in […]

Richard Pulford

Richard came to PainSmith in August 2011 as a Paralegal after graduating with a degree in law from the University of Sheffield. Whilst working for PainSmith he completed the Legal Practice Course at weekends completed a training contract at the firm and has been taken on by the firm as a fully qualified Solicitor. After […]

Neil Brooks

Neil is an amazing team member who we could not do without. His love of planes is legendary…….   If I want this person to appear lower in the list, we have to adjust the “published on” field to something older lets say we want Neil to be at the bottom, I will set his […]