Louise studied Law and Human Rights at the University of Essex and went on to complete her Legal Practice Course at BPP Law School in Holborn. She qualified as a solicitor in 2009 and completed the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Diploma in Trusts and Estates in 2013. STEP is the worldwide professional association for practitioners dealing with family inheritance and succession planning and Louise is a full member of this organisation. In February 2017 Louise joined Sanders Witherspoon LLP as Head of the Wills, Trusts and Probate department.
She has vast experience in creating Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and winding up estates of people who have died. Louise has also assisted family members in making deputy applications to the Court of Protection to obtain a deputy order where a loved one has lost mental capacity to manage their own affairs.
In particular Louise finds satisfaction in putting the affairs of her clients’ in order and making sure that they have planned ahead for the future. Her experience has meant that she has had to deal with many vulnerable and elderly clients’ who often find seeing a legal professional very stressful. Her aim is to make clients’ feel as comfortable and relaxed as possible.
“For the time taken to write the Will very good value”. “Thank you for your services” – Anonymous
Areas of Work
- Lasting Powers of Attorney
- Registration/revocation of Enduring Powers of Attorney
- Court of Protection matters