Sarah Conner is a highly experienced Senior Solicitor in Private Client Law.
Sarah qualified as a Solicitor in 2003 and has specialised in the Private Client field since offering advice on Probate ,Wills, Estate Planning, Trusts, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Deeds of Variation, and gifting. Sarah has worked for leading regional firms as a Head of Department and Senior Solicitor she has a wealth of experience administering High Net Worth Estates
Sarah acts for clients from a variety of different backgrounds including the elderly, academics, business owners, land owners, the clergy and High Net Worth individuals advising them on the broad range of issues surrounding successfully planning for their futures. She offers advice on succession matters and estate planning dealing with the sometimes complex task of deciding how best to provide for the next generation in a sensitive and tax efficient manner. She has exemplary communication skills when it comes to explaining technical or procedural matters to clients in plain terms they can understand. She is mindful to progress matters with compassion and empathy at what can be a difficult time for individuals and families.
Sarah works closely with colleagues and IFAs and Accountants and other trusted advisors to provide ideal solutions for her clients and their families.
Sarah is experienced in advising individuals recently diagnosed with the onset of dementia /terminal illness in providing clarity and reassurance in putting together a strategy to ensure that their affairs will be dealt with properly for their future care and the financial security of their loved ones.
Sarah has advised on the administration of High Net Worth trusts/charitable trusts and also the creation and administration of trusts for the protection of vulnerable beneficiaries as well as Attorneys acting under a Lasting Power of Attorney.
Sarah specialises in:-
- Administration of estates
- Administration of intestate estates
- Obtaining Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration
- Will drafting
- Lasting Powers of Attorney for property and financial affairs and health and welfare matters
- Court of Protection matters
- General Powers of Attorney
- Special Interest in charities
- Estate planning using Wills, Trusts and lifetime gifts
Sarah is a trained dementia friend.