Kirklees & Calderdale JLD


Welcome to the Kirklees and Calderdale Junior Lawyers Division!

The Kirklees and Calderdale Junior Lawyers Division (JLD) has been relaunched by a new committee!

The group aims to build a strong community of junior and aspiring lawyers in Kirklees & Calderdale by providing members with a forum to attend professional training and a range of social networking events.

Meet the Kirklees and Calderdale JLD Committee


Chair – Jessica Nugent-Herrett                       Vice Chair – Emily Kennett     



 Secretary – Stacey Spencer                            Treasurer – Olivia Bancroft 



  Lawyer Sponsorship Rep                             Charity Officer – Martha Khan

            Ru’Maan Hamid



Charity Officer – Beth Umney               Student representative – Lauren England 




Social Media (Publicity & Communications)     Events Officer – Georgia Holding 

Secretary – Chloe Flynn



Wellbeing & Equality Support Officer        Business Sponsorship Rep – Rebecca Wardle

     Chloe Lamont

How to Join the Kirklees and Calderdale JLD

Visit the website and complete the membership form!

Membership is open to:

  • law students (undergraduate, GDL and LPC)
  • legal assistants
  • paralegals
  • trainee solicitors (both training contract and SQE routes)
  • NQ solicitors, licensed conveyancers and chartered legal executives with up to five years’ PQE

The membership year runs from January to December, with nominations for elections to the committee in September at the AGM and the new committee announced in December.



Instagram: @kirkleesandcalderdaleJLD

LinkedIn: Kirklees and Calderdale Junior Lawyers Division