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60 Seconds with Shannon McLorie of Wilson Nesbitt


Thursday 15 September 2022

60 Seconds with Shannon McLorie of Wilson Nesbitt
Tell us about Wilson Nesbitt and your role within!
I work in Wilson Nesbitt’s Family Law department. We deal with all family related matters. I specialize in all matters involving children with an interest in Public Law applications.
What has been your career journey so far?
I completed my Law degree in England. I started working with Wilson Nesbitt as a paralegal in the family department in 2016 and have remained in the family department ever since.
Describe yourself in 3 words.
Friendly, hard working and loud.

What is the 1 skill that helps you the most in your role?
I am a very practical person.
Do you have any advice for your fellow Women in Law / Business?
It is a great time for females in the legal profession. We currently have a female Lady Chief Justice, Attorney General and President of the Law Society. To all WIB members; do not be deterred and continue working hard.
Are there any exciting plans on the way for Wilson Nesbitt?
At the moment we’re currently recruiting for new Trainees to our Wilson Nesbitt legal Traineeship scheme, which offers hands-on experience, IPLS exam support & continual training. If you know a law graduate or student considering their next steps it’s a great way to launch and develop their legal career.
Who is an inspiration in your career?
Lady Hale; the Beyoncé of the legal world.
What’s your favourite break time snack?
Chocolate. I am known for snacking 5 minutes before lunch.

If you had to pick your soundtrack song to get you through the working day, what would it be?
Any song from Westlife.
How can your fellow WIB members keep up to date with you and the team?
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Thursday 15 September 2022

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