Karling Lau

Karling Lau

Trainee Solicitor

Karling studied at Swansea University achieving a degree in BSc Business Management before converting to law by studying the Graduate Diploma in Law at Cardiff University.  Karling has recently completed her LPC at BPP University.

Karling previously worked as a paralegal in an international Bristol law firm defending professional negligence claims against solicitors before beginning her training contract in a Bath law firm. 

Karling joined Goughs Solicitors as a Trainee in June 2018 to continue her training contract.

Where did you grow up?        

I’m originally from Germany but have lived in the UK for a very long time, mainly in Wiltshire

What was your first job?        


What are your hobbies?         

Playing tennis, playing the piano and cycling

What is your favourite food? 

Pho and Vietnamese cuisine in general

What is your favourite drink? 

Mango and lychee green tea

What is your favourite film?   

The Prestige or any mystery/thriller films with a good twist!

What is your favourite group/artist?   

No particular group or artist, but generally electro/house

What is your favourite book? 

One, None and a Hundred Thousand

Your likes?     

Snow, traveling and learning new languages.

Your dislikes? 

Very hot weather

Any personal ambitions?       

Visiting all the countries on the arctic circle