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In addition to the legal support services Liz performs for our clients, she also serves as our worldwide Office Manager. An Honors graduate of the University of Edinburgh, Liz has 19 years of management experience in the legal and commercial sectors, including four years as a top administrator at the London headquarters of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, the "Magic Circle" law firm with over 2400 attorneys, 28 offices around the world, and over £1.2 billion in annual revenue. At Freshfields, Liz had overall responsibility for the organization of international practice and sector group training courses and conferences for the firm's lawyers.

Liz also has ten years of experience as one of the top-level managers of one of the UK's most prestigious commercial enterprises, namely, the multiple-award-winning James Nicholson Wine Merchant, one of the top ten wine wholesalers and retailers in the UK and Ireland.

Liz now brings her tremendous skills to the adminstration of multiple operations of SmithDehn LLP, SmithDehn India, and SmithDehn Northern Ireland, including offices in Los Angeles, New York, Washington DC, London, Mysore, and Derry/Londonderry.