Lydia Murray - About Me

Lydia Murray
Trainee Solicitor Rate per hour £150 + VAT

Lydia Murray is a trainee solicitor in the Children Team.


Lydia joined the firm in September 2019 as a paralegal having worked as a barrister’s clerk at Magdalen Chambers for two years prior. She started her training contract in October 2020 and she is due to qualify as a solicitor in October 2022.

As a trainee solicitor she is responsible for running her own case load of private law children legal aid matters. She is also responsible for supporting our head of children team, Emma Perkins, in public law children matters.

“I enjoy working with a range of clients and supporting them through difficult times involving contested court proceedings. I enjoy learning new aspects of all children related court proceedings, refining and applying the skills I have learnt to date from my studies and training.”

Spare Time

In her spare time she likes to see family and friends. She also enjoys being outside and going for long walks.

She volunteers as a committee member for Devon YRes to support and connect junior members of the profession to further the aims of Resolution.