The Lawyer Hot 100 Career Quiz

Hot 100 career quiz: Ashurst partner Naomi Horton

Name: Naomi Horton Firm: Ashurst Role: Partner Trained at: Clifford Chance Year qualified: 1992 Read her Hot 100 profile What’s your most vivid memory from being a trainee? A real highlight was spending my third seat in Tokyo, which also included spending my time single sculling on the Tokyo 1964 Olympic rowing course from Nihon […]

Hot 100 career quiz: WFW’s Rebecca Williams

Name: Rebecca Williams Firm: Watson Farley & Williams Role: Partner Year qualified: 1997 Read her Hot 100 profile What’s your most vivid memory from being a trainee? I qualified in Australia in 1997 and practised in New South Wales for four and a half years before moving to the UK in 2001.  I have many […]

Hot 100 Career quiz: SOAS legal chief Deborah Robinson

Name: Deborah Robinson Firm: SOAS University of London Role: Director of Legal and Governance Trained at: Macfarlanes Year qualified: 1990 Read her Hot 100 profile What’s your most vivid memory from being a trainee? Negotiating to get urgent documents higher on the word processing pool’s list! On a less mundane note, working alongside the lead […]

Hot 100 career quiz: UNISON lawyer Shantha David

Name: Shantha David Firm: UNISON Legal Services Role: In-house lawyer Trained at: Called to the Bar in 2004 and cross-qualified as a solicitor Year qualified: 2005 Read her Hot 100 profile What’s your most vivid memory from being a trainee? Running a case at the Employment Appeal Tribunal and winning it! What is the wisest […]

Hot 100 career quiz: Morgan Lewis dealmaker Georgia Quenby

Name: Georgia Quenby Firm: Morgan Lewis & Bockius Role: Partner Trained at: Herbert Smith Year qualified: 1995 Read her Hot 100 profile What’s your most vivid memory from being a trainee? Great question: it was working on the sale of a troubled business which needed to be completed by the start of London Metals Week. […]

Hot 100 career quiz: climate change barrister Monica Feria-Tinta

Name: Monica Feria-Tinta Firm: Twenty Essex Chambers Role: Barrister Trained at: Twenty Essex Chambers Year of Call: 2014 Read her Hot 100 profile What’s your most vivid memory from being a pupil? Being at the Court of Appeal on my last day of pupillage. It was on a multibillion-pound case. I helped in the development […]

Hot 100 career quiz: Clifford Chance’s Marianne Toghill

Name: Marianne Toghill Firm: Clifford Chance Role: Head of UK real estate construction Trained at: Clifford Chance Year qualified: 1995 Read her Hot 100 profile What’s your most vivid memory from being a trainee? I remember on pretty much my first day in the firm having 15 minutes to write a presentation on a non-legal […]

Hot 100 career quiz: ITV’s Kyla Mullins

Name: Kyla Mullins Organisation: ITV Role: Group General Counsel & Company Secretary Trained at: Clifford Chance Year qualified: 1991 Read her Hot 100 profile What’s your most vivid memory from being a trainee? Having amazing fun working round the clock in the M&A team with an unassuming but brilliant senior associate from Yorkshire, Matthew Layton – now slightly […]