Claire is a member of the Wills, Trusts and Probate Department and is based at the Oakham office. Claire qualified as a solicitor in 2008 having previously spent four years working as a probate and family paralegal.. Claire then spent eight years working in a busy private client department at a local Leicestershire firm before joining Hegarty LLP in 2015.
Claire has amassed experience in all areas of Private Client work, including:
Preparation of Wills
Preparation and registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney
Applications to the Court of Protection
Advice on care home planning
Administration of Estates and Trusts
Declarations of Trust
Claire's expertise lies in all aspects of private client matters and she is part of the firm's Wealth Management team. With over 14 years of experience in this field, Claire combines a friendly and sympathetic approach with strong technical skills and practical advice.
Claire is also Member of the Law Society Private Client Section and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.