Our People

Our accredited and experienced team is committed to providing a professional, efficient, quality service to all clients, with an emphasis on a friendly and personal approach. Our qualified Solicitors are assisted by an experienced team of support staff, who will also be eager to deal with client enquiries.


Ruth Stevenson
Director/Solicitor
Paul Thomas
Director/Solicitor
Laura Peacock
Consultant Solicitor

  • Abbey FreemanTrainee Solicitor
    Abbey completed her LLB Law degree at Nottingham Law School in 2015, then studied the Barrister Professional Training Course in 2015. Abbey graduated from Nottingham Law School in the Legal Practice Course (LPC) and with a Masters in Law in June 2019 and secured a training contract with Ives & Co to commence in October 2019. Abbey currently works in our Plumtree office in Conveyancing and has worked with the firm since November 2018. Abbey will qualify as a Solicitor on 30/09/2021.
  • Morgan Blatter  –  Trainee Solicitor
    Morgan completed her degree at the University of Nottingham and is currently undertaking her Legal Practice Course (LPC). Morgan will qualify as a Solicitor in 2021 and has worked with the firm since April 2018. Morgan has two years of prior experience working in the field of Personal Injury. Morgan currently works in the Ruddington office.
  • Linda Walton Legal Assistant
    Linda is a Legal Assistant and has worked at Ives and Co for 15 years, assisting Ruth Stevenson.
  • Jennie OldhamLegal Secretary
    Jennie is a Legal Secretary and has worked at Ives and Co for more than 20 years. Jennie works with Ruth Stevenson and Paul Thomas.
  • Julie LyePost-Completions
    Julie has worked at Ives and Co for years. Julie deals with all post-completion matters in relation to Residential and Commercial transactions.
  • Eleanor Millar – Account Manager
    Eleanor is an Account Manager and has worked at Ives and Co over 15 years. Eleanor deals with all financial and accounting matters.
  • Michelle Ennis – Account Manager
    Michelle is an Account Manager. She joined Ives & Co in September 2018 having worked in the banking industry for 31 years. She works with Eleanor running the accounts department dealing with all financial & accounting matters.
  • Katarzyna Lorf-Olszewska – Legal Assistant
    Katarzyna graduated from Nottingham Trent University in 2019 where she completed her degree in Law. Katarzyna is based in Ruddington office, but also helps in Plumtree Office when needed. Kat is planning to qualify as a Solicitor and wants to undertake a Legal Practice Course in the nearest future and secure a Training Contract with Ives and Co.

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