Fay has over 16 years of experience working as a solicitor within the Private Client sector in the Tendring, Colchester, Essex and Suffolk area. Her comprehensive expertise includes:
- the drafting of Wills, including those with trusts and providing Inheritance Tax advice;
- all aspect estate administration, Wills or intestate (where there is no Will), including applying for Grants of Probate and Grants of Letters of Administration, inheritance tax forms, HMRC, collecting in assets and preparing Estate Accounts;
- the drafting of General Power of Attorneys and Lasting Powers of Attorney (including Financial and Health and Welfare), together with the registration of existing Enduring Powers of Attorney;
- applying for Deputyship, and all applications to the Office of the Public Guardian and Court of Protection including statutory wills.
Fay recognises that people require help at what sometimes can be a very difficult and stressful time of their lives. Fay will help to alleviate some of the worries by offering convenient appointments and personalised service. Fay offers a sympathetic, sensitive, friendly and jargon-free approach to ensure that her clients feel at ease and their needs are understood and met. She is happy to speak with clients and answer questions at any stage of a matter.
Fay is happy to offer appointments in clients’ homes, place of work, care homes, hospitals, by telephone, video call or any other preferred location at a time suitable to the client. Fay is also able to offer evening and weekend appointments if required.
Outside of work, Fay enjoys spending time with her family and friends.