Ann (Karen) Salmon. BA, Dip M, LLB (Hons), Pg Dip LP
Ann (known as Karen) lives local to Marlborough with two grown up daughters at university. She has lived locally for 23 years having moved from her family home in Scotland. Her children attended local schools and she was a Parent Governor responsible for Special Needs provision for many years in her local primary school.
Karen is an experienced business woman as well as a Solicitor specialising in Family law. She has a Degree In Business and Languages and a Diploma in Marketing as well as her Law Degree and Legal Practice certificate.
Conscientious, committed and dedicated to getting the best solution at a realistic cost in what can be traumatic and stressful situation, she has been described by a top Family Barrister as “ having a sensible and pragmatic approach and never fails to put the interest of the client first.”
One of Karen’s hobbies apart from spending quality time with her husband and daughters is cycling for Charity. She has helped raise £1000’s for Women v Cancer helping women with Breast, Ovarian and Cervical cancer. Completing the 60 mile night ride through London, twice now, the 2nd time with her youngest daughter who was the youngest woman out of 2000 riders.
Karen is also a trustee on the Board of Trustees for SWA ( Swindon Women’s Aid) and supports the Women’s Refuge in Swindon, the largest in the UK, which helped 82 families and 178 children in 2016 to overcome the trauma and suffering of Domestic Violence.
She is also a Christian who attends the Pewsey Methodist church and always has time to sit and talk to the elderly congregation or to help with any jobs they need doing, often involving her husband and children for that extra practical help.