Lesley joined David Allen in May 2017. After completing an Honours Degree in Law and Spanish at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, she enjoyed a year travelling in Australia and New Zealand. Upon returning, she began her career in tax, gaining a position as a Tax Assistant for a firm in Glasgow in 2013.
With more than four years’ experience in personal tax she completed her Association of Taxation Technicians qualification in January 2015 and her Chartered Tax Adviser qualification in July 2016.
As a Tax Senior Lesley looks after the tax and business affairs of a wide range of businesses and individuals, to help identify tax planning opportunities and minimise their tax liabilities.
Lesley lives in Kendal with her partner Tom. In her spare time she likes to travel and keep active by running and enjoys walking and exploring the Lake District.