Marija studied for her law degree at the University of East Anglia and trained at a local firm (qualifying as a Solicitor in 2014) before joining Leathes Prior in 2015. Previous to studying the law, Marija worked for the UK’s largest insurer as a sales coach for over 10 years. This experience has given Marija commercial awareness and the ability to provide the client with a great level of service.
Marija is able to provide specialist advice to franchisors and franchisees in all aspects of their business including corporate reorganisations and sales, renewals of existing franchise agreements and the drafting of new franchise agreements. Leathes Prior has a rich tradition as one of the leading specialist franchise law firms in the UK and Marija is now responsible for the day to day operations of our Franchising Team.
In her spare time, Marija enjoys music, travelling and spending time with friends and family. She sings and will often perform at gigs or weddings. Marija is passionate about keeping fit and enjoys participating in such events at Tough Mudder, Spartan and The Devil’s Challenge.