About Us

About Us2018-02-02T16:31:53+00:00
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Lesley Temple

Lesley Temple started working at Kitching Walker in 1967, qualified as a solicitor in 1972 and has worked at the office throughout her career. She now specialises in Wills.

Lesley has seen many changes at the office over her long career but is now able to enjoy more leisure time including socialising with friends. She has always taken a keen interest in local affairs in Kirkbymoorside and Cropton, a nearby village where she lives.

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Stuart Temple

Stuart is a Partner at Kitching Walker. He specialises in all areas of residential conveyancing, including sales, purchases, transfer of equities and  re-mortgages. He also acts on the purchase and sales of development sites.

Stuart is local to the area and has been with the firm since 2006 returning to Ryedale after a decade away, spent at both university then training and working as solicitor in Darlington.

Stuart is the Chairman of Kirkbymoorside Tennis Club. Other than tennis his interests are Cycling (to work), films and attending music concerts.

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Sally Harrison

Sally is a solicitor and specialises in residential property matters including acting in sales, purchases and remortgages of freehold and leasehold properties. She also has many years’ experience in advising on family, cohabitation and divorce law.

Sally has been practising since 1992 and has been with Kitching Walker since 1996. When she is not at work she enjoys being out with her dogs and attending live music concerts.

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Tracey Blundell

Tracey is a solicitor and specialises in commercial property matters including acting on sales, purchases and all aspects of the Landlord and Tenant relationship.  She also acts on general commercial transactions including business sales and purchases.

Tracey returned to the local area and joined Kitching Walker in 2017 having spent time working in both London and Dubai.  She is a trustee of The Beck Isle Museum, Pickering and acts as Club Welfare Officer for her local junior football team.

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Paula Parkin

Paula is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, she qualified in 2013 and works within our wills and probate department, with an extensive knowledge of Wills, Trusts, LPA’s and Probate.

Paula studied and trained locally so has a great knowledge of the local area. She joined Kitching Walker in 2014. When she is not at work Paula is busy bringing up her young family.