Ekondu Ochogwu

Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Location: Manchester

Trainee Solicitors

Ekondu joined JMW in 2016, initially as a paralegal in the personal injury department and has recently started her training contract with the firm. She has so far enjoyed working with and being mentored by Partners and Solicitors with many years of experience. Ekondu finds the skills gained as a paralegal very useful in her current trainee role.

Prior to joining JMW, Ekondu graduated from Lancaster University in 2015 with a First Class Honours in Law. During her time as an undergraduate, Ekondu actively participated in a number of volunteering activities and was awarded the Lancaster Award for making the most out of her time at university.

Ekondu also held leadership roles as a publicity officer and later on as the president of a student society. In 2016, she completed her Legal Practice Course and graduated with a Master’s in Law and Business Management from The University of Law Manchester.

Outside of JMW, Ekondu volunteers as a youth coordinator and enjoys every opportunity to impact and encourage young people. She helps organise activities for young people and is very passionate about bringing up young leaders.

Ekondu is a member of the editorial team of a magazine and in her spare time, she enjoys reading, travelling and spending time with family.

Let us contact you

View our Privacy Policy