Sarah joined Shoosmiths in September 2015 as an Associate in our Wealth Protection department, based at our Birmingham office but she also assists in covering our Manchester and Nottingham offices.
Sarah qualified as a solicitor in March 2007. Sarah advises clients in connection with wills, powers of attorneys, estate planning, the administration of trusts and estates, the constitution or winding up of nil rate band discretionary trusts and deeds of variation.
Sarah has dealt with the administration of high value estates and has a wealth of experience in dealing with foreign, business and agricultural assets and in claiming the appropriate inheritance tax reliefs. Sarah has also dealt with insolvent estates and complex intestacies.
Sarah is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) having obtained full membership in 2011.
Sarah's skills and experience enables her to advise effectively on complex family and financial circumstances offering an efficient and friendly service. She has well established clients who appreciate her straightforward, uncomplicated and personable manner resulting in loyal clients and referrals to their friends and family.
LLB (Hons) 2:1 ( University of Central England )
Legal Practice Course Distinction ( University of Central England )
Full Membership of Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners ( STEP )