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Woodfines LLP

6 BEDFORD ROAD, SANDY, SG19 1EN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01767 680251
Fax:
Fax 01767 691775
DX:
47801 SANDY
Email:
Web:
www.woodfines.co.uk

Mikhala Leak

Tel:
Work 01767 680251
Email:
Web:
www.woodfines.co.uk
Woodfines LLP

Work Department

Wills, Trusts, Tax & Probate

Position

Partner

Career

Mikhala is a Partner in the firm's Private Client department. Mikhala undertakes a variety of work including making applications to the Court of Protection, drafting Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, administering estates, advising on the need for inheritance tax planning, managing affairs for the elderly, drafting trust deeds and advising on trusts in general.

Member

Full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.

Education

Mikhala undertook the Legal Practice Course at the City University London (formerly Grays Inn Law School) and completed the course in 2009. She began her training contract with Woodfines in 2009 and qualified as a solicitor in September 2011.


South East: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Woodfines LLP is refocusing its personal tax practice on complex estate planning work for high-net-worth clients, following the recruitment of Stephen Patch, who joined in 2017 from Taylor Vinters and now heads the practice. He brings his expertise in tax, trust and estate planning to the practice, which includes Nigel Ashton, who has a strong focus on issues concerning mental health, particularly in the elderly; Mikhala Leak, whose expertise covers Court of Protection, wills and lasting powers of attorney, and inheritance tax planning, among other matters; and Mike Cox, who has an extensive track record in wills and probate matters.

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