Laura joined Pinsent Masons in June 2019 and has over 11 years’ experience of working in commercial disputes. She works with the CAD team and her role involves project managing high value construction arbitration disputes. She also advises and supports the team with project management support, including the preparation of cost estimates. Before joining Pinsent Masons, Laura project managed large scale multi-party actions disputes in the finance and banking sector at boutique firm Harcus Sinclair before moving to Stewarts where she managed the research and development of new matters and handled multiple client engagements of the commercial dispute team’s group actions. Outside of work, Laura enjoys long distance running, cycling and generally keeping fit as well as travelling. She also volunteers as a counsellor at Childline which offers online and telephone counselling sessions with young people under the age of 19.