Meet the team

Business Management:

  • Jonathan Wragg

    Jonathan Wragg

    Legal Director

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    Jonathan Wragg

    Jonathan Wragg

    Legal Director

    Call: 01992 668 168 Email Jonathan

    Jonathan is Director and Lawyer manager of PDC Law and the firm’s Compliance Officer for Legal Practice (COLP). He is also a qualified barrister who practices from Highgate Chambers Limited. Jonathan has worked with PDC for over 10 years and has undertaken property litigation matters since being called to the Bar in 1995. He represents PDC's Law's clients in a range of property disputes in the County Court, First Tier Tribunal and Upper Tribunal.

    His work includes the recovery of service charge arrears, forfeiture proceedings and orders for sale. He has significant appellate experience. Jonathan is acutely aware of the difficulties faced by property professionals seeking to recover charges. The Law can be complex and can require Landlords to demonstrate compliance with a number of contractual and statutory provisions. His job is to advise Landlords and agents in a thorough but pragmatic way with an eye to the commercial realities they face.

    Jonathan supervises the Enforcement Team and the Non-Contentious Team.

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  • Reece Wheeldon

    Reece Wheeldon

    Managing Director

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    Reece Wheeldon

    Reece Wheeldon

    Managing Director

    Call: 01992 668 160 Mob: 07866 791 034 Email Reece

    Reece is the Managing Director of the firm and a Graduate Legal Executive. He has over 10 years’ experience in the property sector.

    Reece specialises in all forms of commercial and residential property litigation and has particular expertise in acting for Landlords in connection with residential, breach of covenant, easement disputes, advising on leasehold enfranchisement and right to manage, and residential landlord and tenant matters generally. He leads the firm's Finance and Managements, and is responsible for the overall management of the contentious and non-contentious Teams.

    Reece has a well established reputation in acting for Landlords and their Agents, for a variety of clients.

    Reece has significant experience of conducting litigation in the County Court, High Court, Court of Appeal, First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) and Upper Tribunal with elements of cost-border litigation including enforcement outside of the UK.

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Business Development:

  • Dominic Cassidy

    Dominic Cassidy

    Business Development Director

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    Dominic Cassidy

    Dominic Cassidy

    Business Development Director

    Call: 01992 668 168 Mob: 07972 659 680 Email Dominic

    Dominic is the firm’s business development director and joined PDC Law at its launch having previously had 10 years’ experience in Business Development within the sector.

    Dominic develops and maintains relationships with clients and key personnel. He regularly attends client meetings collecting feedback to ensure that PDC Law works with its clients to provide the best possible service.

    Dominic often attends key industry events and conferences. He has built strong relationships with different clients and suppliers within the property management industry and has an established profile.

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Enforcement

  • Kristina O’Connell

    Kristina O’Connell

    Litigation Manager

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    Kristina O’Connell

    Kristina O’Connell

    Litigation Manager

    Call: 01992 668 166 Email Kristina

    Kristina joined PDC Law at its launch and manages our Enforcement team. Drawing on her nine years’ experience Kristina leads the five strong team to recover sums owed to clients by enforcing County Court judgements and Tribunal determinations. Kristina has overseen hundreds of forfeiture and order for sale claims leading to the recovery of hundreds of thousands of pounds.

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  • Jodie Gent

    Jodie Gent

    Litigation Executive

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    Jodie Gent

    Jodie Gent

    Litigation Executive

    Call: 01992 668 161 Email Jodie

    Jodie works in PDC Law’s enforcement team. The team assists clients to enforce County Court orders and FTT determinations by seeking forfeiture of leases and by obtaining Orders for Sale. Jodie joined the firm in 2019 having graduated with a BA (Hons) degree having worked in the property industry since 2016.

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  • Lisa Pearce

    Lisa Pearce

    Litigation Team Executive

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    Lisa Pearce

    Lisa Pearce

    Litigation Team Executive

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    Lisa has been with PDC Law since its creation, coming from a Litigation background of 8 years. Lisa is a Property Litigation paralegal in the Enforcement Team and specialises in Forfeiture.

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  • Sam Figueira

    Sam Figueira

    Litigation Team Executive

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    Sam Figueira

    Sam Figueira

    Litigation Team Executive

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    Sam has worked within the property industry for several years and after obtaining level 3 Ilex/CeG joined PDC Law as a paralegal in 2019 in the firm’s enforcement team. She has extensive experience in enforcement and claims management.

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Finance

  • Daniel Waite

    Daniel Waite

    Finance Director

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    Daniel Waite

    Daniel Waite

    Finance Director

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    Daniel is the firm’s Finance Director and joined PDC Law at it launch having 17 years of experience in Finance.

    Working with the HOFA, Daniel is responsible for the management of the finance departments, the financial strategy of the company and relied on for financial support and advice across the business. As well as providing recommendations to support current activities and future growth.

    Over the years, Daniel has built strong relationships with managing agents and freeholders and is seen as a trusted partner to his clients.

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  • Dee Wright

    Dee Wright

    Legal Cashier

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    Dee Wright

    Dee Wright

    Legal Cashier

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    With over 38 years’ experience as a legal cashier/accounts manager, Denise joined PDC Law in March 2019 as the firm’s legal accounts manager. She is responsible for the day to day running of the accounts department and for ensuring compliance with the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s accounts protocols. After 29 years of working in the City Denise enjoys the buzz of working in one of the largest stand-alone property litigation and lease extension law firms in the area without the commute.

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Human Resources & Compliance

  • Kat  Bye

    Kat Bye

    HR & Compliance Director

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    Kat  Bye

    Kat Bye

    HR & Compliance Director

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    Since 2004 Kat has been focused on business management within the Property Sector specialising in client management, customer service, human resources, marketing, regulation and compliance. Kat is the firm’s Human Resources and Compliance Director.

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  • Tony Kang

    Tony Kang

    Compliance Consultant

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    Tony Kang

    Tony Kang

    Compliance Consultant

    Call: 01992 668 168 Email Tony

    Tony is an external compliance consultant who has worked with PDC Law since June 2019. He has over 10 years’ experience in professional regulation and risk management, and previously worked for the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

    Reporting into our Compliance Officer for Legal Practice / Compliance Director, Tony provides business advice in the core areas of SRA regulation and risk management. He undertakes regular reviews of policies and procedures, and also provides our team with in-house training and development.
    Tony is also a Law Society accredited Lexcel consultant.

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Litigation & Dispute Resolution

  • Ashley Reid

    Ashley Reid

    Office Manager

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    Ashley Reid

    Ashley Reid

    Office Manager

    Call: 01992 668 162 Mob: 07972 659 572 Email Ashley

    Ashley is the firm’s Office Manager and alongside this role, he also line manages a Team of twelve paralegals who issue claims in the County Court for service charge and ground rent arrears. Ashley’s experience in this area has been invaluable in training and developing staff and supporting Trainee Solicitors and Legal Executives in the firm.

    Ashley understands clients’ needs and takes a commercial and practical approach to cases. He constantly monitors his Team’s performance, and ensures they continue to maintain the highest standards of client care and client satisfaction.

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  • Aida Filipovic

    Aida Filipovic

    Litigator

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    Aida Filipovic

    Aida Filipovic

    Litigator

    Call: 01992 668 168 Email Aida

    Aida joined PDC Law after in 2017 after completing her law degree. In 2018 she completed the LPC and now works as a paralegal within the litigation and dispute resolution team. Aida has experience of all stages of service charge claims from issue to enforcement. She is currently focused on landlord and tenant disputes in both the County Court and First-Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber).

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  • Danielle  Hedgcock

    Danielle Hedgcock

    Litigator

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    Danielle  Hedgcock

    Danielle Hedgcock

    Litigator

    Call: 01992 668 168 Email Danielle

    Danielle joined PDC Law in 2016 and is a senior paralegal within the litigation and dispute resolution team. She has considerable experience of issuing claims and conducting litigation in the County Court and First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber). Dealing with both commercial and residential property disputes, Danielle provides detailed advice to clients and takes a commercial and practical approach to cases. She is working towards a Diploma in Law and Practice with the intention of qualifying as a Chartered Legal Executive.

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  • Lindsey Reid

    Lindsey Reid

    Litigator

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    Lindsey Reid

    Lindsey Reid

    Litigator

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    Lindsey joined PDC Law in 2018 and is a senior paralegal of the litigation and dispute team. She acts for landlords and their agents in the County Court and First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) in contentious matters and also has significant appellate experience. Lindsey has started working towards her CILEx qualification and hopes to qualify as a Chartered Legal Executive shortly.

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  • Karolina Rozenek

    Karolina Rozenek

    Litigation Executive

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    Karolina Rozenek

    Karolina Rozenek

    Litigation Executive

    Call: 01992 668 168 Email Karolina

    Following the completion of her law degree Karolina joined PDC Law in 2019 and is a paralegal within the litigation and dispute resolution team. She predominantly handles money claims in the County Court and the enforcement of County Court Judgments.

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  • Lucia Soldano

    Lucia Soldano

    Litigation Executive

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    Lucia Soldano

    Lucia Soldano

    Litigation Executive

    Call: 01992 668 168 Email Lucia

    Lucia joined PDC Law as a paralegal in the firm’s litigation and dispute resolution team in 2019 after graduating university with a first class honours degree in law. She has an interest in property and dispute resolution and issues money claims in the County Court on behalf of Landlords and their agents.

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  • Monica  Duggal

    Monica Duggal

    Head of Litigation

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    Monica  Duggal

    Monica Duggal

    Head of Litigation

    Call: 01992 668 168 Email Monica

    Monica, is a Solicitor and is MIRPM qualified. She has vast experience in the property management sector having worked for various large managing agents within the industry over the past 13 years, most recently as Head of Legal for a developer. Working exclusively in-house during her career to date, she values and understands how important it is to be an integral business partner to all teams within the business and in providing concise, pragmatic and commercial legal advice where required. Monica acts on all matters relating to service charges and ground rent including lease interpretations debt recovery, s.20 consultation, right to manage, transfers of management and dispute resolution and brings an in-house touch to the services PDC Law offer.

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  • Adam Fotiou

    Adam Fotiou

    Senior Solicitor

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    Adam Fotiou

    Adam Fotiou

    Senior Solicitor

    Call: 01992 668 168 Email Adam

    Adam specialises in landlord and tenant law and property litigation specific to the residential property management sector. He brings a broad range of experience and perspective in this industry; not only is Adam a long-standing leaseholder himself, but he has worked as an in-house solicitor advising on a wide scope of litigious and non-contentious matters for both the UK’s largest residential managing agents and a firm of asset managers for a prominent corporate landlord, as well as gathering prior experience in a private law firm exclusively serving landlords, managing agents, RTM companies and Residential Management Companies. Adam brings extensive experience in all matters before the First-Tier Property Tribunal (in which he has performed his own advocacy), as well as service charge and ground rent collection and defending claims for breaches of lease on behalf of management companies and landlords.

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  • Jessica  Barker

    Jessica Barker

    Litigation Executive

    Jessica  Barker

    Jessica Barker

    Litigation Executive

    Call: 01992 668 168

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  • Mustak Bari

    Mustak Bari

    Solicitor

    Mustak Bari

    Mustak Bari

    Solicitor

    Call: 01992 668 168

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  • Valerie Gray

    Valerie Gray

    Litigator

    Valerie Gray

    Valerie Gray

    Litigator

    Call: 01992 668 168

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Non-contentious

  • Kelly Gent

    Kelly Gent

    Property Executive

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    Kelly Gent

    Kelly Gent

    Property Executive

    Call: 01992 668 168 Email Kelly

    Kelly joined PDC Law in 2018 as a paralegal working in the non-contentious team. Acting for landlords, her work is focused on Statutory and Voluntary Lease Extensions, Right to Buy and Leasehold Enfranchisement. Prior to joining the team Kelly worked in the commercial sector advising clients on insurance and reinsurance. Kelly is working towards a Diploma in Law and Practice with the intention of qualifying as a Chartered Legal Executive.

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Support

  • Megan Rixon

    Megan Rixon

    Legal Support

    Megan Rixon

    Megan Rixon

    Legal Support

    Call: 01992 668 168

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