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I am experienced in a wide range of private client work and have developed expertise in advising on estate administration, lasting powers of attorney, trusts, tax and wills. I am particularly skilled in will drafting, which ranges from basic to more complex (for example, advising...

Leanna is a Chartered Legal Executive in the firm’s Private Client Department specialising in Wills, Estate Administration, Powers of Attorney, Trusts and Inheritance Tax. Leanna qualified in July 2018. She studied Law at Bournemouth University and went on to work for a large organisation dealing with...

Linda spent several years as a civil servant before studying law at the University of Solent. She graduated in 2004 and since then has worked for several local firms developing her experience in all aspects of private client work, specialising in work with the Court...

Marie is a Solicitor in the firm’s Private Client Department specialising in Wills, Estate Administration, Powers of Attorney, Trusts and Inheritance Tax.  She is friendly and approachable yet remains professional at all times. She studied Law at Reading University before completing the Legal Practice Course at...

Duncan is a Private Client Solicitor specialising in Wills, Probate, Inheritance Tax, and Powers of Attorney. Duncan qualified as a solicitor in 2006 and has worked for several firms in the South of England. He joined Rutters in 2013 returning to work in Shaftesbury where...

Derek has a broad experience in inheritance tax mitigation and estate administration and residential, commercial and agricultural property matters, including the varied challenges of business purchase agreements but on such issues he now works only as an in house consultant supporting the rest of the...