Deborah started her working life as a Legal Cashier in a commercial law firm in the heart of Manchester, this is where her love of finance began!
Having taken a gap year where she travelled to places such as Australia, South Africa and India she then came back to England to study Accountancy.
While studying she worked as a Practice Manager at a Personal Injury firm, staying for over 14 years. Guiding the practice from Sole Practitioner to Limited Company and finally to become one of the first ABS practices nationwide. She also helped obtain accreditations in Investors in People and Lexcel.
Following a financial and practice management background of over 25 years and after a brief period at a criminal practice in Northenden, she joined Burton Copeland in April 2015 as the new Practice Director.