Solicitor Laura Sargeant has qualified as a Law Society Accredited Family Mediator.
Laura is a member of the family and children law team at Langleys Solicitors in York.
She completed her basic mediation training with Resolution before going on to achieve the status of accredited family mediator with the Law Society.
Emma Lawler, a partner in family law at Langleys, is also a Law Society accredited family mediator. She said: “Laura has worked very hard to build up her mediation experience and submit her accreditation portfolio to the Law Society.
“This enabled her to gain accreditation in only one year when the average is two to three years. We congratulate Laura on her achievement.”
Resolution is an organisation whose members are specialist family and matrimonial lawyers who are committed to the constructive resolution of family disputes involving the care of children, the home and finances after separation.