Our Team

Preuveneers LLP regard their team as their most valuable assets, who are fierce but friendly. Our Solicitors and staff are handpicked through thousands of applications and are specialists in their fields. We provide legal advice to diplomatically resolve issues wherever possible, although are not afraid to put the boxing gloves on. Our team is reliable and dependable and will treat you with respect. We appreciate many clients are not comfortable dealing with legal matters and we will do all we can to ensure you have a pain free and friendly service. Our team will give you the time you need and ensure the service is tailored to your preference so that you will be comfortable with your matter and be happy with our service, as we rely on you to refer our future clients to us.

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Satbir Kaur Sethi - LLB (Hons) Solicitor & Managing Partner & Designated Member - Advocate with Higher Rights of Audience & Notary Public for England and Wales
Satbir began her career at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer which is a Magic Circle Law firm based in the City. She joined Preuveneers LLP in 2005 and was made a Partner in 2006. She later became an equal equity Partner with Kelly in 2008. Satbir loves to study! She is a qualified Solicitor with Higher Rights of Audience, which gives her the right to represent clients in any Court in England and Wales. She also completed her Postgraduate Diploma in Notarial Services at Cambridge University and is now a fully fledged Notary Public.
Satbir has experience in all fields of matrimonial and family matters, children issues in private law Children Act disputes including Residence Application, Prohibited Steps Orders, Specific Issue Orders, Parental Responsibility and Contact Applications. Satbir also deals with divorce and financial matters and has plenty of experience in settling matters out of court. Satbir tries to promote a non-confrontational approach to family disputes and believes in reaching agreements in a fair, reasonable and cost effective manner. However, if this approach doesn't work then she is not afraid to pursue a more robust approach.
Satbir has extensive experience in Notarial Services and is joint Head of the Property Department, Head of the Notary Department and Head of the Family Department.
Satbir is fluent in Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, some Guajarati and sign language.
In her spare time, Satbir loves to cook and tends to spoil everyone with a big lunch so that staff want nothing more than to take a nap on a full tummy!

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Kelly Anne Cirillo - LLB (Hons) Solicitor & Managing Partner & Designated Member
Kelly joined Preuveneers & Co on work experience at the young age of 14. After completing her Law Degree and Legal Practice Course she joined the firm as a Trainee Solicitor. She then became an Assistant Solicitor and in October 2004 became an equal equity Partner in the firm when it restructured as Preuveneers LLP.
Kelly has experience in all types of property transactions and is joint Head of the property law solicitors department as well as Head of the Probate Department. She has extensive experience in Shared Ownership Transactions, New Build Developments, Option Agreements, Licensing Applications and Commercial Leases.
Kelly is currently the Training Partner and has now successfully trained two Solicitors who we are delighted to say have stayed with our Firm after qualification. Kelly is on to her third trainee and hopes to achieve the same standards.
In her spare time, Kelly runs around her little boy Joseph who is currently employed as a part time Terror machine in the office!

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Julia Stygal - Associate Member, Partner & Solicitor
Julia joined Preuveneers LLP in 2008 as a Trainee Solicitor and qualified as a Solicitor in June 2010. Julia took the scenic route to law as she travelled around the world (not once but twice) before deciding to become a solicitor. Julia specialises in Wills & Probate, particularly complicated Trust Matters relating to probate as well as Residential Conveyancing. She also revamped the firms Wills Department and now takes pride in managing the same. Julia is a member of the Law Society’s Private Client Section and an associate professional member of Solicitors for the Elderly, an independent national organisation of lawyers who are committed to providing the highest quality of legal advice for older and vulnerable people, their families and carers. Julia is also studying to complete her exams for the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. Julia arranged for the Firm to work with the charity St Raphael's Hospice and she undertakes pro-bono work to raise donations for this charity.
In her spare time, Julia is an avid fan of reality TV although she wouldn't want to be in a reality TV show herself! She is also a season ticket holder at Crystal Palace Football Club which is almost as stressful as being at work at times!

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Gwen PaxtonLegal Assistant to Satbir Sethi
Gwen started in the legal profession in 1967 starting off as an outdoor clerk attending courts and prisons on a daily basis, but has now been settled at Preuveneers for the last 10 years and has become a pillar for the firm and is currently working for the delighted Mrs Satbir Sethi as her Assistant in Conveyancing and Notary work.
In her Spare time, Gwen enjoys a healthy social life and is always entertaining friends at home. She also gets great enjoyment from looking after her little Granddaughter whenever she can.

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Amanda WillisLegal Assistant to Kelly Cirillo
Amanda started her career in a Local firm in 1984 and moved to Preuveneers in 2001 and has been here ever since. She has become an integral part of the team and is currently assigned to Kelly Cirillo who could not cope without her dealing with residential conveyancing with focus on shared ownership matters.
In her spare time, Amanda loves to shop and is known for her matching shoes and accessories!

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Dominique HarperReceptionist & Legal Secretary
Dominique joined Preuveneers LLP in 2006 after completing her legal secretaries' course. Having worked in several places in the West End and travelling around the Far East and Australia we finally managed to make her settle down. Dominique's first role was as a receptionist and today is a Legal Administration Assistant dealing with all types of completion work. She has become a vital cog in the firms administrative running, as without her we would be in chaos.
In her spare time, Dominique enjoys 'fine wines and dining' and loves socialising with friends and family!

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Robinson GnanapragasamAccounts Manager
Robin joined Preuveneers in 2010 as a Accounts Assistant. Robin is responsible for the Company's accounts and finances and has become an integral part of the team as without him we wouldn't get paid! In his spare time Robin loves to spend time with his family and friends as well as attend the Church. Robin is also a Arsenal supporter and hates it when his team is losing!