Sonia started her legal career in the legal department of the Department of Health and Social Security (DHSS) and later as a Senior Housing & Rent Recovery Manager with the London Borough of Hackney, in their Housing & Legal Department.
She graduated with a LLB (Hons) in Law at Birkbeck College, University of London, followed by the Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (LPC) at the BBP School of Law in Holborn London. She also took a specialist post graduate diploma in Sports Law at Kings College, University of London in 1999.
Sonia joined KTS Legal Solicitors & Advocates in February 2012 and currently assists the Senior partner in the Commercial property law department, where she undertakes instructions involving all aspects of the acquisitions of small to medium sized commercial freehold and leasehold businesses, along with the sale /assignment of commercial freehold and leasehold businesses. She also acts for commercial landlords and tenants in the renewal of their leases under Part II of the Landlord and Tenants Act, 1954; negotiates on behalf of either the landlord or tenant in their rent reviews, pursuant to the terms of their commercial leases; commercial property re-financing; commercial lease extensions; licencing applications under the Licencing Act, 2003 and general Landlord and Tenant matters.
Sonia also has experience and knowledge in Residential property transactions; Wills & Probate; Family contentious & non-contentious matters and Landlord & Tenant Law, which she gained working for various law firms in the past.
Sonia takes a keen interest in political and current affairs, and enjoys her regular practise of Hatha Yoga and STOTT Pilates.