Alex Hickey lawlight

Alex Dupin, Director

Alex is a Chartered Legal Executive with over 8 years experience in conveyancing. Alex enjoys working with both commercial and individual clients and has experience dealing with a wide range of property transactions including freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, re-mortgages, transfers of equity, buy to let, and first registrations.

ddi: 0117 403 8703


Christian Evans lawlight

Christian Evans, Consultant

Christian Evans is a Private Client Consultant Solicitor.

He offers advice primarily on Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and obtaining a Grant of Probate. Christian has over 15 years of experience client care and his principle focal point is producing the right work for what the client needs. He can also point you in the right direction on other private client matters if required.

Offering a free no obligation meeting Christian can deal with clients all over England and Wales.

t: 01172 338 510


David Francetti Solicitor lawlight

David Francetti, Director

David is a solicitor dealing with all aspects of commercial property work together with corporate law. With over ten years’ experience as a solicitor, his work portfolio includes legal estate management of an instantly recognisable high street retail brand and a significant UK pension fund. He is proud to represent individuals, niche, boutique companies or larger institutional developers. He has a particular joy for assisting in development of hi-tech sectors together with solar farms and other renewables projects within the UK energy sector. Having spent the start of his career in a Paris legal firm, David can also speak fluent French.

ddi: 0117 403 8701


Heidi Bateman lawlight

Heidi Bateman, Director

Heidi qualified as a solicitor in 2006 and joined lawlight in May 2020. She is an experienced residential and commercial property solicitor.

Heidi's commercial experience has been gained whilst acting for property investors and developers, lenders, pension funds, charities and business owners in a variety of sectors. Heidi provides clear advice on general property management issues, leases, sales, purchases, developments and securing financing. She also spent several years providing corporate support, particularly in the healthcare sector, advising business owners on the property aspects when businesses change hands.

Heidi provides practical, pro-active and pragmatic advice to help clients achieve their goals in a timely and cost-effective manner. Heidi's fulfilment as a solicitor comes from building strong lasting relationships who come back to her time and again.

ddi: 0117 403 8702


James Morgan lawlight

James Morgan, Trainee Solicitor

James is a Trainee Solicitor with two years’ commercial paralegal experience in a variety of different practice area. He has had a passion for all things green and sustainable since his time at the University of Bristol where he was president of the student society Bristol University Sustainability Team. During which he facilitated popular events including the first green careers fair and was awarded the Bristol SU Sustainability Award. James has also contributed to the winning team of the Environmental and Energy Law Society Inaugural Debate 2020. James assists both with commercial property and renewable energy projects as well as residential work.

ddi: 0117 403 8705


Jodie Purdue lawlight

Jodie Purdue, Director

Jodie qualified as a Licensed Conveyancer in 2012 and has eleven years post qualified experience. This brings her career in the legal profession to almost twenty years.

Jodie is an experienced conveyancer and specialises in all types of residential conveyancing, including freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, re-mortgages, transfers of equity and new build transactions. Jodie also has experience of working with developers in setting up development schemes and dealing with plot sales.

Over the years, Jodie has acquired good working relationships with other solicitors, estate agents, mortgage brokers and surveyors and will always be able to provide you with recommendations if required.

ddi: 0117 403 8704


Samantha Piper lawlight

Samantha Piper, Chartered Legal Executive

Samantha Piper is a Consultant Chartered Legal Executive with over 24 years of experience in all aspects of private client work.

Sam deals with non-contentious estate administration, tax planning, wills, lasting powers of attorney and elderly client issues. She is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and Solicitors for the Elderly.

m: 07824 849670


Nicola Strachan lawlight

Nicola Strachan, Legal Adminstration

Nicola has supported our conveyancing department in an administrative capacity since the first year of lawlight. Bringing knowledge from working in both the financial sector and estate agency, Nicola has a strong customer service background and brings sensitivity and understanding to our clients.

m: 0117 403 8706