Katharine Vigus

Katharine is a solicitor and joined Burley Geach in 2016, following a move to Hampshire with her young family in 2013. She is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) endorsing Katharine’s expertise in providing advice on a wide range of matters, including Wills, inheritance tax planning, administration of estates and trusts, lasting powers of attorney and Court of Protection work. Her work in these areas is enhanced by her experiences working within the charity sector for a national advocacy charity and in private practice at a top 50 law firm in Cambridge.

Expertise:

  • Wills
  • Inheritance tax planning
  • Probate & estate administration
  • Tax & trusts
  • Powers of attorney
  • Court of protection
  • Services for the elderly

Recent work:

  • Smart wills

    Drafting bespoke wills to protect loved ones alongside appropriate tax planning which included the creation of life interest trusts.

  • Estate Administration

    Working alongside executors to obtain Grant of Probate smoothly and expeditiously.

  • Managing the affairs of others

    Managing the finances of clients who lack capacity pursuant to deputyship orders or powers of attorney

Accreditations:

  • Full member of Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

Personal interests:

In her spare time Katharine enjoys spending time with her young family and helping to run her local Messy Church where she can put her creative-side to good use.

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