Karen Frankland

Solicitor, Head of Family & Divorce Tel: 01282 422 711
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Karen is the Head of the Family department. Having qualified in 1990 as a solicitor Karen has experience in all aspects of Family Law particularly matters relating to children both in private law disputes and in relation to care proceedings.


Karen obtained a Law degree from the University of Sheffield and went on to complete her articles with Napthens solicitors in Preston before moving back to Burnley. Karen has worked at two local firms, becoming an associate partner and working in both the Burnley and Manchester offices. For many years Karen has specialised in Family Law. She joined Southerns on 2nd January 2015.