Karen joined Allan McDougall Solicitors in March 2006. Karen is PA and Paralegal to Gordon Bathgate, the firm’s Managing Partner. She deals with all aspects of employment law work and enjoys working in a busy office.
Prior to joining Allan McDougall Solicitors, Karen worked for the Scottish Government in the Solicitor’s Office where she gained a wealth of experience dealing with a variety of legal matters. Karen was then seconded to the Scottish Court Service for a number of years before deciding to move back into the legal sector.
Karen has a Specialist Paralegal Qualification in Employment Law and an LLM degree in Employment Law in Practice. She is a member of the Institute of Paralegals.
When not in the office, Karen enjoys walking her dog in the fields nearby. She also supports Hibernian FC and attends Easter Road regularly. Karen also enjoys travelling abroad on holiday and spending time with her family.