Meet the Team

Lee Spearpoint
Lee SpearpointDirector
Lee qualified as a solicitor in 1992 and completed her training in London.She is a specialist children and family practitioner and has been a member of the Law Society’s Children Panel since 1997 and the Family Law Panel since its inauguration in January 1999.

 

Carly Mitchell
Carly MitchellSolicitor
Carly qualified as a solicitor in 2001 and joined the firm in 2010. She is a specialist children and family practitioner and is a member of the Law Society┬┤s Children Panel and Family Law Panel. Carly is also a member of Resolution and is a Resolution Accredited Specialist, her specialist areas being children law and domestic abuse.

 

Nicola JohnsonSolicitor
Nicola joined the firm in January 2018. She specialises in all aspects of children and family law.

 

Janet Sage
Janet SageLegal Secretary
Janet is a highly experienced legal secretary who has worked for Spearpoint Franks since its inception.
Maura Franks
Maura FranksDirector
Maura qualified as a solicitor in May 2005 having joined a Brighton practice as a trainee solicitor in November 2003. Prior to this Maura worked in local government. Maura specialises in all aspects of children and family law, is a member of Resolution and also of the Law Society’s Children Panel.

 

Hannah Woodruff
Hannah WoodruffOffice Manager
Hannah joined the firm in 2007. She manages the office administration
and smooth running of the firm’s accounts, as well as dealing with all aspects of legal aid billing.

 

Abigail WallenLegal Assistant
Abigail joined the firm in October 2017 following completion of her law degree and assists the fee earners and admin staff in their duties.