Catrin Jenkins

Catrin Jenkins

Managing Partner
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Catrin was one of the founders of Francis and Buck in 1995, previously a Partner with Eversheds in Cardiff.  Catrin is the Managing Partner of Francis and Buck Solicitors. She acts exclusively in residential conveyancing and has over 30 years of experience in the business. Catrin takes pride in being professional, approachable and most importantly proactive.
Lyn Bourn

Lyn Bourn

Relationship Manager
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Lyn has over 30 years experience within the property industry both as an Estate Agent and Financial Services Advisor.   Lyn joined Francis and Buck in 2002 and for the last 13 years has acted as a liaison between Francis and Buck and Estate Agents and Developers.  Lyn believes that a good relationship between Client, Estate Agent and Solicitor is paramount and therefore manages our Sales Progression Team ensuring our clients’ needs and expectations are met.
Laura Bailey

Laura Bailey

Legal Assistant
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Laura completed her legal secretary qualifications in 2002 and has worked in a legal environment since that time joining Francis and Buck in 2012.  Laura enjoys all aspect of residential Conveyancing and with her experience undertakes a number of duties within the firm working closely with other members of the team ensuring an efficient support service to all our Clients.
Pippa Farrington

Pippa Farrington

Licensed Conveyancer
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Pippa initially worked at Francis and Buck between 1994 and 2004.  In 2004 Pippa who was already a well established Licensed Conveyancer left us to enhance her knowledge within the Legal profession and indeed became a competent Legal Skills Trainer within one of the leading national Conveyancing Firms. 
Jessica Conway

Jessica Conway

Solicitor
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Jessica joined Francis and Buck after qualifying in September 2016 and after a brief stint with another law firm came back to us in September 2018. She specialises in guiding First Time Buyers through the daunting process of buying their first home.
Chanelle Hagland

Chanelle Hagland

Legal Assistant
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Chanelle joined the firm in April 2015.  Chanelle is responsible for supporting the fee earners, opening files, submitting searches, providing quotations and liaising with clients. Chanelle is currently working towards her CLC qualification.
Julie Key

Julie Key

Associate Legal Executive
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Julie joined Francis and Buck in 2010 and has over 20 years experience in various departments of the legal profession specialising in conveyancing for the last 18 years.  Julie is proactive and has great communication skills.  Her vast experience and logical thought process enables her to resolve any issues which may arise during the course of a conveyance as swiftly as possible.
Amanda Lyon

Amanda Lyon

Associate Legal Executive
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Amanda joined Francis and Buck in 2008 and has over 15 years experience in all areas of Residential Conveyancing specialising in New Build Developments and Part-Exchanges.
Alex Mansell

Alex Mansell

Accounts Manager
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Alex joined Francis and Buck in 2002.  Alex is responsible for the day to day running of our accounts department but his main responsibility is ensuring that our clients’ property transactions are completed efficiently within the timescale permitted. Alex enjoys most sports but is a keen golfer
Nicola Thwaite

Nicola Thwaite

IT & Administration
Tel: 029 2034 4995
Nicola joined the firm in 2002 to help implement our Case Management system and is in charge of IT. As well as this Nicola is often the first point of contact for clients as she provides quotes, takes instructions and sets up new files.  In her spare time Nicola enjoys cycling around the Vale of Glamorgan and photography.