Litigation Paralegal
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Esteban Ocana

Esteban is a charismatic Litigation Paralegal at Leonard Gray Solicitors. With a passion for unravelling the intricacies of civil litigation, Esteban is a great asset to the litigation team, handling a diverse spectrum of cases ranging from employment disputes to debt collection and every contentious interaction in between.

His professional journey commenced with the completion of paralegal training in a prominent high-street firm in Colchester, coinciding with the final year of his Law degree. In this capacity, Esteban served as a case handler for criminal, family, conveyancing, and civil litigation cases. After graduating with first-class honours from the University of Essex, he swiftly concluded his paralegal training just a few weeks later, marking the beginning of his tenure with the firm.

Skills and Expertise:

  • Settlement Negotiations
  • Contract disputes
  • Landlord and Tenant disputes
  • Debt recovery
  • Contentious probate
  • Intellectual property

In approaching his work, Esteban recognises the significance of establishing transparent and honest communication channels with clients. At the initiation of every case, he prioritises face-to-face meetings, seeking to understand the client’s narrative and appreciating the various consequences they confront. Esteban ensures clients are informed about how their desires align with the potential outcomes, fostering collaboration and informed decision-making.

Beyond the legal arena, Esteban’s interests extend to the culinary domain. He derives immense pleasure from cooking for friends, family, and himself, experimenting with new recipes and concoctions. Before embarking on his law degree, Esteban had the privilege of working for a year in a three-star Michelin restaurant in Spain, an experience that not only honed his culinary skills but also instilled a strong work ethic.

Favorite Quote:
“The truth may be stretched thin, but it never breaks, and it always surfaces above lies, as oil floats on water.” ― Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Don Quixote

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