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Hannah Booth, ACilex (Associate)
Hannah Booth is a trainee legal executive currently completing the final academic stages of her training through the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (Cilex). Hannah has an A Level in law and has completed, via Cilex, the core law modules in contract, tort, land, and criminal law as well as specialist modules in elderly client law, wills and succession, probate practice. Hannah is soon to qualify as a Fellow of Cilex once the academic stages of her training are complete.
With 4+ years’ experience as a fee earner in the private client department, Hannah was promoted to an associate member of the firm in August 2017 and specialises in the administration of estates both non-taxable and taxable, including probate applications for non-domiciled individuals holding foreign wills, estates requiring overseas grants, drafting straightforward and complex wills, lasting powers of attorney, registrations of enduring powers of attorney, deputyship applications and assisting with contentious work. Hannah also has experience of land registrations, assents and conveyancing, as well as background knowledge in family law.
Hannah has a particular interest in contested wills, contentious probate and estates that involve fraud, maladministration or insolvency.
Hannah is a Dementia Friend through the Alzheimer’s Society and is a student member of Solicitors for the Elderly. She also plans to undertake her membership qualifications with STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) to strengthen her expertise in the private client sector.
Areas of specialism
Hannah advises clients across our offices and can provide assistance to the elderly or infirm by offering home, hospital or care home visits.