Wills and Probate
Our highly respected, approachable and experienced staff are well-versed in dealing with the needs of elderly and vulnerable clients and their families. All our lawyers are well versed in the area of Wills and complex probate and taxation issues related thereto.
The team have considerable knowledge in relation to managing affairs and will advise and prepare Lasting Powers of Attorney, often at short notice, to ensure our clients' interests are always protected.
We offer home visits where necessary and are always looking for ways to save our clients money; whether through advice on tax, enforceability and recovery of debt, or referral to financial advisors. You can be sure of sound, practical advice, tailored to your own needs.
We are able to advise on:
- Care Home Fees
- NHS Continuing Care
- Preserving Assets
- Managing Affairs
- IHT Tax Advice
- Equity Release
- Mental Capacity Issues including:
- Lasting Powers of Attorney
- Statutory Wills
The Private Client Department
Claire De Nobriga
Claire is a Private Client solicitor who has many years of experience in Wills, Trusts, Probate and attendant tax matters. She is a student member of STEP. Claire has "hit the ground running" and her strong people skills are already proving to be extremely popular with our long standing clients, particularly in relation to her attention to detail, thorough preparation and empathy with all. In short, Claire's professionalism is exemplary.
Wanda is an experienced solicitor specialising in Estate Planning. She advises a wide range of clients on Trusts, Tax, Wills, Probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection matters. Having worked in London for several years, Wanda also has a background in International Wealth Planning and is able to advise clients whose affairs contain a foreign element.