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Derek Hellawell

Senior Associate

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Derek qualified as a Solicitor in 2006 and has specialised in Private Client Law since qualification. His specialism includes the preparation of Wills and Powers of Attorney, Inheritance Tax planning, Trust creation and the administration of Estates and Trusts. Derek has 13 years’ experience in this area of work.

Work highlights include:

  • Assisting a family with the administration of the multi million pound estate of their late relative.
  • Setting up trust funds in the Wills of a couple aimed at assisting their disabled child for when they had passed away, and dealing with the trust after they had died.

Derek is a member of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP) having previously completed and attained the STEP Diploma, and is experienced in dealing with large and complex estates and Wills. He has also presented on the benefits of gifts to charities in Wills at a Marie Curie event.