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Services: Property

Services: Employment

Services: Property

Services: Property

Services: Family

Services: Family

Services: Dispute resolution

Services: Corporate and commercial

Services: Dispute resolution

Services: Property

Services: Employment

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Services: Corporate and commercial

Services: Dispute resolution

Services: Family

Services: Property

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Services: Wills, trusts and probate

Services: Wills, trusts and probate

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Services: Criminal law, Dispute resolution

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Services: Property

Services: Property

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Services: Dispute resolution, Environment, Property, Retail and leisure

Services: Dispute resolution

Services: Family

Services: Dispute resolution, Property

Services: Brexit, Corporate and commercial, Insolvency

Services: Criminal law, Dispute resolution, Environment

Services: Employment

Services: Wills, trusts and probate

Services: Dispute resolution

Services: Business immigration, Employment

Services: Property

Services: Wills, trusts and probate

Services: Family

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Services: Property

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Services: Dispute resolution, Property

Services: Property

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Services: Brexit, Business immigration, Employment

Services: Property

Services: Brexit, Dispute resolution

Services: Environment, Property, Retail and leisure

Services: Property

Services: Wills, trusts and probate

Services: Dispute resolution, Environment, Insolvency, Technology and IP

Services: Property, Retail and leisure

Services: Family

Services: Brexit, Property

Services: Business immigration, Employment

Services: Corporate and commercial, Environment, General Data Protection Regulation, Technology and IP

Services: Dispute resolution, Environment, Insolvency, Wills, trusts and probate

Services: Corporate and commercial, Environment, Insolvency, Media, Retail and leisure

Services: Property

Services: Corporate and commercial, General Data Protection Regulation, Technology and IP

Services: Employment, General Data Protection Regulation, Retail and leisure

Services: Criminal law, Dispute resolution, Insolvency, Media, Retail and leisure

Services: Family

 

Phone: 01753 279010

Email: amanda.duckworth@bpcollins.co.uk

Amanda is a paralegal in the property team.

Experience

Amanda studied law and German law at the University of Kent. Her year abroad was spent at the University of Marburg.

Outside the office

Amanda enjoys painting and drawing. She also likes to sew and occasionally makes her own clothes.

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