Katie Banks


Katie first joined mfg in August 2015 as a secretary in our matrimonial department after working for another Worcestershire law firm. After an extensive maternity leave absence, she re-joined the firm in February 2018 and qualified as a Paralegal with the National Association of Licensed Paralegals in June 2021. She has been working alongside Partner Claire Backler assisting with high net worth divorce and financial remedy proceedings whilst utilising the 14 years matrimonial experience she has.

Katie is also a Co-opted Governor at a local primary school and is also a committee member with Worcestershire Law Society. 

Areas of Expertise:


Financial Remedy Proceedings

Statutory Declarations / Change of Name Deed


"Thank you again for being there Katie. Worse time of my life but you walked me through it with understanding and compassion. When I was at my lowest, you would take the time and break things down in baby steps which is exactly what I needed.  You're an amazing person and paralegal."

"Thank you thank you thank you for today. I will send an email reference tomorrow but just know it meant the world to me having you by my side the whole time even at my darkest hours/month/year."

"My first contact with the firm was approximately ten or more years ago, I was very impressed with the service, My recent experience well absolutely first class, so helpful and reassuring. Will continue to recommend the company."

"Thank you for everything that you have done for me, my wife and my brother. We are grateful for all your hard work and help. Everything you did for us was excellent and very satisfactory. It was an exemplary service."

"Katie understands that the best outcomes arise when client, solicitor and counsel all work as a team and is excellent at facilitating this. She is hard working and diligent, always willing to go the extra mile when the case requires it."

"Thank you for all the kind help you have given me. I don't have many people who have rooted for me in my life. But you have made me feel more confident an less scared of the process." 

"Thank you Katie. It was good to talk to you earlier. It helped put things into perspective and keep the resolve to maintain a resilient and rational approach."

"Katie Banks has worked on my case for a good number of months. It has been a very complex case with tight deadlines and many last minute hurdles. Katie has worked extremely hard to overcome everything thrown at her and gain the best possible results for me and my family. Her calm, personable approach had been invaluable at resolving matters."