wills, trusts and probate
services to union members
tel: 0844 346 3157
Languages: French and basic German
Katie joined the firm as a trainee solicitor in 2002 and
qualified in 2004. Katie specialises in a wide variety of work
including Wills, probate, tax planning, powers of attorney, trusts,
court of protection work, elderly client issues and contentious
Katie is a member of Solicitors for the Elderly, the Association
of Contentious Trust and Probate specialists (ACTAPS), the Society
of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the Association of Women
Solicitors and the Law Society's Probate Section.
Why did you choose to specialise in Wills,
trusts and probate?
I enjoy spending time with clients, getting to know their
needs and advising them accordingly. Most importantly I build an
invaluable personal relationship with clients and their families
enabling me to advise them appropriately.
What has been the highlight of your career so far?
Assisting a client in proving that a will was a forged
What do you feel most passionate about within your
Gaining the trust of my clients by providing them with
practical, legal advice in everyday language.
What do you feel most passionate about within your home
Having fun, having good friends and family, and being a
good friend in return.
If you won the lottery tomorrow, what's the first thing
I'd like to think I'd spend it wisely but that's never
going to happen! I'd buy a boat and sail around the world drinking
pink champagne... Oh, but first I'd pay for sailing lessons!