We are delighted to announce the appointment of Lorna Watts as the new head of the Private Client department having been a Solicitor at the firm since 2011.
Graham Ridgway, the firm’s Managing Partner, commented “Lorna is an integral part of the Private Client team and has all the necessary qualities to add real value and direction to the department and therefore this promotion was a natural progression for her. I would like to take this opportunity to wish her all the very best in her new role”.
Lorna, who is a full member of STEP (Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners), specialises in the preparation of Wills and Powers of Attorney; Grant of Probate applications and the Administration of Estates; the Creation and Administration of Trusts; Inheritance Tax Planning and advising upon issues affecting the elderly including the Protection of Family Assets.
Based at our head office in Nuneaton, Lorna also has extensive experience advising individuals who have received a diagnosis of Alzheimer's or Dementia and their families upon legal issues arising from their condition including Protecting Assets, Power of Attorney and applications to the Court of Protection for the appointment of a Deputy.
If you require advice on any of the areas listed above, please contact Lorna on (024)76 745000 to arrange an appointment.