Neil became a member partner of the firm in 2014, having joined the firm as a trainee solicitor in 2002, qualified as a solicitor in 2004 and becoming a non-member partner in 2008.
Neil is head of our Private Client department and specialises in probate and the administration of estates, the preparation of wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection work, and trusts.
Neil is experienced in assisting families at an often difficult time following the loss of a close relative or friend, handling matters in an empathetic but professional manner.
Some interesting recent examples of Neil’s work include:
- Being appointed as a Deputy of the Court of Protection for a client with no family members able to take on the responsibility
- Preparation of a Will for a terminally ill client shortly before his death to ensure that his last wishes were upheld
- The administration of a large and complex estate involving assets and beneficiaries in multiple countries around the world.