Before joining Edward Harte Karen accumulated 20 years of experience in various industry sectors gaining considerable client contact within the Financial Services, Health Insurance, and the Leisure Industry. She also has a detailed knowledge of the commercial realities of running a business.
Returning to study as a mature student, Karen completed her Batchelor of Law degree at the University of Sussex followed by her Legal Practice Course at the University of Law at Guildford.
Karen is an active member of The Brighton and Hove Chamber of Commerce.
Karen’s areas of specialisms are:
- Employment law
- Company and Commercial
- Dispute Resolution
- Consumer disputes
‘Highly recommended. Karen Heal @ Edward Harte was patient, gave very good legal advice and advised me of options I didn’t know I had. Followed up when she said she would, was understanding and sympathetic of my situation and showed a genuine interest.’ (Employment law)
‘Karen was absolutely fantastic in providing the legal view point, which for an SME is invaluable’ (Company and Commercial)