Sophie Fay Ashley

Trainee Solicitor

Personal Experience

Sophie joined Grayfords in August 2021 as a paralegal and is now a Trainee Solicitor due to qualify as a solicitor in 2022 upon completion of the SQE.

Her wealth of experience in family law enables her to assist the Partners on complex matters as well as conducting her own caseload. She has a particular interest in divorce and finance cases with international elements.


Sophie studied Law at Cardiff University, obtaining a First Class. She went on to complete the Bar Professional Training Course at BPP Law School, funded by a Major Scholarship from Middle Temple and was further awarded the Blackstone Exhibition Award for her ability.

Sophie aspires to be a dual qualified Solicitor and Barrister.


Prior to joining Grayfords, Sophie worked as a paralegal in a range of reputable Family Law firms over several years. Sophie strives to provide the best client care and support through her empathetic and professional approach.