Shona Dalziel

Job Title: Practice Manager / Director

About: On leaving school attended Tresham Institute to do a Business and Secretarial Course, BTEC National Certificate in Business and Financing, Law and Sociology. Joined Seatons in February 1995 initially as a support member in Criminal, Matrimonial, Personal Injury.

Where were you educated? Kingswood Comprehensive School, Tresham Institute of Further Education

First Job: Family Circle Chemist, Town Centre, Corby – Shop assistant

Hobbies: Kids grown up but still tire me out! Love watching Horror movies and Psychological Dramas. Love my garden too but only in good weather.

If you could change a law, which one would it be? More stringent sentencing laws – as a country I feel we are too lenient and act as no deterrent for criminals.

Favourite Food: Chinese

Favourite Film(s): PS I love You (Gerard Butler) Aliens (All 4 films)

Favourite group or band: At the moment it is Bruno Mars.

Ultimate holiday destination: On the beach with my husband and kids

Favourite book: No time to read now but love James Patterson books.

Favourite sport: Not really sporty but like watching gymnastics and I can imagine what it would be like to still be young and flexible

Most admired figure(s): Nobody famous, just people who save lives i.e. doctors, nurses etc.

Most admired historical figure(s): Maggie Thatcher………… only joking. Emily Pankhurst.

Likes: Manners and honesty

Dislikes: Liars and fake people

Personal ambition(s): To live long enough to see my children succeed in whatever they do.

What do you watch on TV? Horror movies, Psychological Dramas, Eastenders and Police Dramas.

If you won the Lottery, how would you spend it? If it was a substantial amount I think I would spread it amongst my family, put some away and have a bloody big party.

Who is the most influential person in your life? My husband and children – they say it as it is and don’t sugar coat anything!

Shona Dalziel - Seatons Law Corby