Samantha Oakley

Trainee Solicitor

Samantha is a Trainee Solicitor in our Family Department, based at our Dudley office.

Samantha studied Law at the University of Birmingham, graduating with a 2:1 degree in 2016. Whilst studying for her degree, Samantha volunteered for the Birmingham Free Legal Advice Group and assisted members of the public with various legal queries. She then went on to complete the Legal Practice Course in conjunction with an MSc in Business and Management at the University of Law in 2017 where she obtained a Distinction.

Since joining Talbots full-time in 2017 (following work experience placements and temporary roles within the firm), Samantha has assisted in our Family, Trusts and Estates and also our Criminal Departments, but has learnt that her passion lies in Family Law.

Samantha is a member of the Kingswinford Choral Society and regularly sings at various venues across the Black Country, raising money for charities. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and spending time with her family. Samantha also loves her holidays!