Mayda qualified as a solicitor in 1984 and has practised in firms both in Llanelli and Swansea for over 20yrs, specialising in Residential Conveyancing and Wills.
She has run her own Conveyancing department in a number of firms heading a team of paralegals, trainee solicitors and solicitors. She has also lectured Law in both the former Swansea Institute of Higher Education and more recently at Swansea University. She now does some teaching for Lexium legal, an independent training company, who train Legal Executives. She has an interest in education generally and has been a governor at a number of local schools and is currently a Governor at Ysgol Gymraeg Llwynderw.
She is a fluent Welsh speaker and is very comfortable conducting cases through the medium of Welsh.
In her spare time Mayda loves travelling, swimming ,walking the cliffs and beaches of Gower and Pembrokeshire, music , reading and following Wales at Rugby!