Sarah joined the Wealth Protection team at Shoosmiths in September 2015. She is based at our Birmingham office but she also assists in covering our Manchester, Leeds and Nottingham offices and the hub in Sheffield.
Sarah qualified as a solicitor in March 2007 and 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 regularly deals 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 enable 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.