Deborah Wilkinson & Co are Specialist Lawyers & Commissioner For Oaths providing legal services in Cheshire, UK. We offer a confidential, friendly and professional service, both to our local and online clients, with competitive fees. You can make an appointment to visit us at our local office near Tattenhall in Cheshire where we have free parking available for our customers.
We have made a few of our most popular will writing services available online due to demand, but we also offer a full range of legal services we can assist you with:
Helping you protect your Family and your Assets
Inheritance Tax planning within Wills
Assistance with Probate Administration
Creation of Lasting powers of Attorney & Living Wills
Setting up Protective Property Trusts
Offering access to other areas of law including conveyancing, family law matters, employment matters.
Please contact us for free initial advice or any questions you may have on:
ADVICE FOR THE ELDERLY
We can offer up to date advice in a sympathetic and confidential way. Deborah is a full professional member of Solicitors for the Elderly. Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE) is an independent, national organisation of lawyers, such as solicitors, barristers, and legal executives who are committed to providing the highest quality of legal advice for older and vulnerable people, their families and carers.
Full professional members are those members of the legal profession that have been qualified for at least 5 years and spend at least 50% of their time advising older clients or have been qualified for 10 years and spend at least 25 % of their time doing such work. An exam must be taken if entering membership at this level.
Director FCILEx Lawyer and Commissioner For Oaths Full Accredited Member of SFE, Member of the Association of Women Solicitors London
Deborah A Wilkinson has at least twenty years experience in the legal profession, spending eleven years with large firms of solicitors in the North West. She has specialised in Equity and Trusts, Wills and Probate, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Land Law and Conveyancing Practice. Deborah qualified as a Lawyer after studying at Liverpool John Moores University.
The firm is proud to be members of Certainty, which is a register and database of Wills prepared by Lawyers and provides details of the whereabouts of Wills. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (which involved six years of studying law and passing the relevant exams) and whose members are independently regulated by CILEx Regulation. Fellows are specialist Lawyers and the Institute has over 22,000 members and is recognized as the third branch of the legal profession. Deborah Wilkinson & Co Ltd. are also proud to be members of the Federation of Small Businesses.
Deborah is a member of the Association of Women Solicitors London.
LLB LLM, Paralegal
Laura has recently completed five years at University studying her Law degree, Masters in Law and Legal Practice Course obtaining a distinction/first. In this time she has studied areas such as Equity and Trusts, Private Client, Property & Land Law. She has experience working in the legal world in Wills and Probate also as an Employment and Personal Injury paralegal.
Laura has spent much of her spare time volunteering for organisations such as Amnesty International and STAR (Student Action for Refugees) and spent Christmas 2019 volunteering for Care4Calais in the north of France at the migrant camps.
Outside of work Laura enjoys yoga, festivals and socialising with friends and family.
LLB Hons Law, Legal Assistant
Laura comes to the firm with a wealth of experience. She qualified as a Solicitor and worked for a large multinational firm of Solicitors in London for five years, latterly in their Private Client department. She has experience in dealing with Trusts, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Wills and assisting with running a business.
Laura has also spent a number of years as a member of a voluntary steering group, representing the voice of local parents and carers of children and young people with disabilities and special needs. She is a Local Observer for The Institute of Advanced Motorists and enjoys dance in her spare time.
Secretary / Assistant
Sophie has worked previously for a large firm of Solicitors, has a number of years of administrative experience in the legal world along with client care skills. After completing a traineeship in business administration she achieved level 1 and 2 in Business Administration. Sophie enjoys in her spare time playing the piano, listening to music, horse riding, walking her dogs, and spending time with her family.