Nina Holmes

Nina Holmes

Nina is a Trainee Solicitor in the Employment & Immigration team and will qualify in September 2021.

Nina graduated from the University of South Wales in 2018 with a first class honours degree in LL.B Legal Practice. Whilst at University, Nina was heavily involved in the University of South Wales’ pro bono Legal Advice Clinic, providing legal advice to businesses and individuals in areas of family law, employment law and civil litigation.

Since joining Capital Law in September 2019, Nina has assisted in both contentious and non-contentious aspects of employment law. She is also part of the firm’s immigration team and regularly provides support to our Capital People HR Consultancy team during complex investigations.

Nina supports and contributes towards Capital Law’s Welsh Law initiative.

  • Preparing settlement agreements at varying levels of complexity on behalf of private and public institutions, not-for-profit organisations and registered charities.
  • Preparing for and attending an Employment Tribunal hearing on behalf of an individual in a claim for unfair dismissal and disability discrimination.
  • Reviewing and updating policies for a local housing association.
  • Assisting an American company with a UK presence in the preparation of employment contracts at varying levels of seniority.
  • Preparing and delivering mock employment tribunal training sessions and business immigration updates.

Career

  • Trainee Solicitor, Capital Law Limited (Sept 2019 – present)
  • Paralegal, Capital Law Limited (Oct 2018 – Aug 2019)
  • Student Advisor/Supervisor, Legal Advice Clinic, University of South Wales (Sept 2017 – Aug 2018)

Education

  • University of South Wales, First Class Honours Degree in LL.B (Hons) Legal Practice Exempting (2015 – 2018)