What can Lucy do for you?
Lucy is an associate in the contentious trusts and probate team. She acts for a variety of clients including private individuals, charities and trust companies. Lucy advises on succession disputes, claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act, and executor and trustee removal claims. She also advises on the validity of wills, including capacity and undue influence claims.
Supporting your ambitions
One of Lucy's recent highlights included acting for an adult daughter in a successful High Court application to remove her client's sibling as executor of their parent's estate.
Lucy also recently acted for an adult child who was not left any provision in her mother's last will. The client was very pleased with the outcome of the matter, which was resolved amicably at mediation, without the involvement of the court.
What do others say?
Lucy recently worked for a client in connection with a complex trust dispute who said "I would like to thank Lucy for her help. I really felt besieged and she completely turned the tables and made them back down. I would not hesitate to recommend Lucy personally to people."
What else should you know?
In 2018 Lucy was short-listed in the Junior Lawyer of the Year (less than five years post-qualification) category, at the Norfolk and Norwich Law Society annual excellence awards.
Lucy is studying to become an accredited member of the Association of Contentious Trusts and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS).