Our People

Patrick Bourdillon - Managing Partner (Solicitor)
Patrick Bourdillon - Managing Partner (Solicitor)

Patrick has been the Managing Partner of Margraves since 2012, having joined the firm in 2008. He qualified as a Solicitor in 2011 after working for 13 years in forestry and property investment management, during which time he was chairman of the Timber Growers Association in Wales.

David Lloyd - Partner (Solicitor)
David Lloyd - Partner (Solicitor)

David is an experienced Solicitor who oversees a large proportion of the conveyancing at the firm. He specialises in Conveyancing, Wills, Probate/Administration and general private client work. He
sees clients at our main office in Llandrindod Wells and he also does home visits.

Peter Smith - Consultant Solicitor
Peter Smith - Consultant Solicitor

Peter has been a practicing Solicitor since September 1968 and has recently been awarded a certificate from the Law Society congratulating him for his 50+ years’ service in the role. Margraves incorporated Peter’s Kington firm known as E.Smith & Co in September 2017 giving Margraves a further footing in Kington and enabling both firms to flourish together.

Catherine Marriott - Solicitor
Catherine Marriott - Solicitor
Jessica Tyler - Solicitor
Jessica Tyler - Solicitor

Jessica originally achieved a BSc (Hons) in Animal Science before working in the Environment and Agricultural sector where she gained a specialist working knowledge of Common Land Law. On deciding to become a Solicitor Jessica obtained her Graduate Diploma in Law and completed the Legal Practice Course at Cardiff University.

Justin Lingard - Trainee Solicitor
Justin Lingard - Trainee Solicitor

Justin moved into private-practice in May 2018 as a Trainee Solicitor. He works within Margraves' Conveyancing, Wills & Probate and Employment Law team. He previously worked in-house in Legal Services for a large Manchester based firm. As an experienced EL lawyer, he assists the work of Margraves' Managing Partner.

Sam Buckler - Trainee Solicitor
Sam Buckler - Trainee Solicitor
Sean Jones - Paralegal
Sean Jones - Paralegal
Sally Veness - Legal Secretary
Sally Veness - Legal Secretary
Jean Games - Office Manager
Jean Games - Office Manager
Gill Lloyd - Receptionist
Gill Lloyd - Receptionist
Carol Heighway - Paralegal
Carol Heighway - Paralegal
Cynthia Price - Reception Team
Cynthia Price - Reception Team
Dawn Worrall - Part of Secretarial and Reception Team
Dawn Worrall - Part of Secretarial and Reception Team