Catherine is a Consultant Solicitor in the Wills and Probate Department. She has an MA from Cambridge University and has been a qualified solicitor for 28 years. When it comes to advice about wills and estate planning, she brings a thorough knowledge of Succession law ‘in the round’. Before diversifying into non-contentious work, Catherine specialised in will and trust disputes and Court of Protection litigation at a major regional law firm for many years. She was involved in several reported cases and has published articles in a number of legal journals.
From being a full member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists, (ACTAPS), Catherine moved into non-contentious Private Client work in 2016. She qualified as a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) in January this year. STEP is a global professional body of lawyers, accountants, trustees and financial professionals. Full members are internationally recognised as experts in their field.
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