Lauren Blake

Head of Ethics and Compliance/ Trainee Solicitor I Lender Finance

01844 212305

Lauren qualified with a Law degree and LPC at the University of Northumbria in 2011 and launched her career in compliance when she joined the Academic Compliance department at Oxford University Press in 2013.

Lauren joined Lightfoots in 2018 to head up the Ethics and Compliance Department, responsible for ensuring firm-wide compliance with all legal and regulatory requirements, keeping up with the firm’s numerous accreditations, as well as embedding the ethics of the firm. She now sits with the Lender Finance Department as a Trainee Solicitor working alongside her compliance role.

Lauren is playing a key part in the firm’s digitalisation and her specialisms include anti-money laundering compliance, GDPR, and SRA regulation and is looking forward to offering unique services to clients in this area.

Prior to joining Lightfoots in 2018, Lauren worked in conveyancing, debt recovery/insolvency, and anti-corruption (international).