Owen Griffiths

Owen Griffiths:

Trainee Solicitor

Owen Griffiths is a first year trainee solicitor currently sitting in Real Estate (Commercial Development).

Owen is currently in his first seat and assists on a number of matters including recently helping with the completion of the final property to be sold from one of the team's developments.

Owen worked as a police officer for thirteen years, spending approximately five years working on a response team answering emergency calls. He then trained as a detective working in Brixton, Lambeth. His final posting focused on financial crime and national specialist investigations. Owen brings with him the knowledge and skills he developed working in legally technical areas of police work, such as drafting international letters of request and undertaking complex disclosure. 

Inspired by his legal exposure, Owen decided to retrain and completed the GDL part-time around his duties with the MPS.

Recent work

  • Before joining Howard Kennedy as a trainee in August 2018 Owen did a vacation scheme at Hogan Lovells LLP in its Corporate, Finance and Real Estate departments.
  • He also did a vacation scheme at Mishcon de Reya LLP in its Corporate and Family departments.

Random fact

Owen is a big sports fan and for a number of years was fortunate enough to help police England's international rugby fixtures at Twickenham.

Owen Griffiths: Trainee Solicitor

Real Estate