TRAINEE solicitor Helen Marsh has joined the fast-growing property department at Kippax Beaumont Lewis (KBL) after qualifying.

Helen, aged 26, has been training at the Bolton based firm since October 2000, spending time in commercial litigation, employment law and company law departments.

She has chosen to specialise in commercial property and will be working on a range of transactions leases, licences and assignments for property clients.

Originally from Halifax, newly-wed Helen now lives in Leigh with her husband Chris.