Associate Solicitor - Wills, Trusts and Probate
Laura is an Associate Solicitor in MLP Law’s Wills, Trusts and Probate team, which provides advice on all aspects of the private client law including advising and drafting Wills, inheritance tax planning, preparing Lasting Powers of Attorney, creating different Trusts, advising Trustees and acting in the administration of estates when someone has passed away.
Laura qualified as a solicitor in 2013 and has advised in this area of law since then. She regularly acts for high net worth individuals in relation to their Wills and Estate Planning with particular expertise in acting for business owning clients to ensure their Wills are drafted in a tax efficient way. She also acts on behalf of personal representatives to deal with the administration of taxable and otherwise complicated estates.
Laura is fully STEP qualified, having passed the STEP Diploma with Distinction in 2017. She has the specialist knowledge in inheritance and succession planning to provide tailored advice to the firm’s clients.
Laura attended Newcastle University and the College of Law in York before training as a Solicitor in Manchester. Laura is now a member of the Manchester Law Society Private Client Committee and attends the Altrincham & Sale Chamber of Commerce events on behalf of the firm.
In Laura’s spare time, she loves spending time with family and friends, who live all over the country. She enjoys running and has twice run the Manchester Half Marathon.