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Providing legal services to the people and businesses of Brentwood since 1850

Who We Are

Peter Sheehan

Following his law degree at University College London, Peter then pursued his British Council studies overseas before returning to England. After a short time teaching, he was then admitted as a solicitor in 1977.

Peter joined Landons in 2012 as a partner supervising the private client practice and management of the firm.
Peter is a Director here at the firm and specialities include wills, trusts, probate and administration.

Outside of the office, Peter’s principal activities relate to family life and here (and the most important of all) is his never ending enjoyment with his only grandchild.

Janette Johnston

Janette Johnston is a Director in the firm and was admitted as a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 1999. Before Janette pursued a legal career she worked for a Charity and a Television Production Company. She qualified as a Solicitor in 2008. She worked in a London firm of solicitors before joining Landons in 2005. She specialises in Family Law as well as general litigation work such as boundary disputes, freezing injunctions commercial disputes; employment; debt collection and personal injury. Janette enjoys swimming, listening to music and going to the theatre. Janette is married with a young family.

David Gillett

David Gillett is a Director in the firm and was admitted as a Solicitor in 1971. He worked in the City for five years post-qualification, before moving to Brentwood where he has practised for the last 30 years. He joined Landons in 2008 upon the merger of his practice as a sole practitioner under the name of Barnes Gillett with Landons. He specialises in property, company and commercial law, Wills and probate and estate and Inheritance Tax planning. His pastimes are walking, travelling, gardening, theatre and the arts. He is married with two grown up sons and grandchildren.

Coral Choppy-Mason

Coral Choppy-Mason is a Director in the firm and works in our property team.  She was admitted as a solicitor in 2009 and worked in the City for 6 years post qualification before joining a firm of solicitors in Southend.  Coral then joined Landons in April 2016.

She specialises in all aspects of commercial and residential property and can assist with residential property possession claims on behalf of landlords.

In her spare time Coral enjoys spending time with her husband and young son and also enjoys salsa dancing, reading and going to the theatre.

Karen Nicholson

Karen joined the firm in 2018 as a senior Solicitor and has been specialising in family law since she qualified as a Solicitor in 2011. Karen attended the University of Southampton before attending the College of Law in London to complete her LPC where she passed with Distinction. She has also obtained her Higher Rights of Audience (CIVIL) allowing her to represent her client in all level of courts and she is an accredited member of the Law Society’s Family Law Panel as well as being a full member of Resolution.

Karen has been described as an easily approachable person who is understanding and sympathetic to the needs of all of her clients and who is experienced in assisting them through what can be a difficult time. She undertakes all aspects of Family Law matters and enjoys the diversity of dealing with a wide range of clients who require advice and assistance with Cohabitation, Divorce, Financial Remedy, Pre/Post nuptial agreements, Domestic Violence, Children matters and has a wealth of experience in dealing with emergency applications.

In her spare time Karen enjoys spending time with her partner and children and tries to make time to go travelling.

Aneesah Ahmed

Aneesah was admitted as a Solicitor in 2016 and works in our probate and wills department. She graduated with an honours degree in law from the University of Westminster and completed the Legal Practice Course  at the University of Law in London.

Aneesah trained at a firm in Stratford, London, where she gained experience in a number of areas of Law.  However, she now specialises in wills, trusts, probate and administration.  Aneesah enjoys working with clients and providing an excellent service.

Outside of work Aneesah has a keen interest in travelling, healthy eating, cooking and spending time with her family.

Zankhna Vyas

Zankhna Vyas is a solicitor specialising in residential property. She has vast experience in transactions including sales, purchases, transfers and re-mortgages. Prior to joining Landons she worked for a firm of solicitors in Wimbledon Park.

Zankhna is known for her friendly, reliable, reassuring and practical approach which clients value.

Outside of work Zankhna enjoys spending time with her loved ones, travelling, going to the theatre and trying new restaurants with great ambiance.

 

Jessie Stewart

Jessie was admitted as a Solicitor in 2018 after completing her training here at Landons. Having grown up in Brentwood, Jessie graduated from the University of Leicester with Upper Second-Class Honours in LLB Law before achieving a commendation in the Legal Practice Course from the University of Law. Jessie now specialises in the Private Client department and works on a vast range of matters. She also enjoys work within the Conveyancing department. Jessie has a personal interest in intellectual property within the fashion and media sectors.

Outside of work, Jessie looks forward to holidays, good food and spending time with her husband, family and friends. 

 

Geoffrey Green

Geoffrey Green is a Consultant in the firm. He was admitted as a Solicitor in 1961 and joined Landons the same year. He is no longer practising but specialised in conveyancing, Wills and Trusts and is a Commissioner for Oaths. He was Clerk and Legal Advisor to the General Commissioner of Taxes for the Brentwood and Grays Divisons before its re-organisation and modernisation in April 2009. He enjoys singing, philately and postal history.

Andrew Worrell

Andrew Worrell is the Accounts and Office Manager. He has been with the firm for over 30 years and is in charge of much of the day-to-day administration. In his spare time he enjoys good food, running and travelling.

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