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Emily Mailer

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Howard Kennedy LLP

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Partner. Emily specialises in the administration of complex estates and trusts and has particular expertise in contentious trusts and probate work. She leads the trust and probate litigation sector group, which is formally recognised by the UK Legal 500 2010. Emily is an associate member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists, Law Society probate section and Solicitors for the Elderly.


Trained Thackray Williams; qualified 1999; partner Howard Kennedy 2008.


ACTAPS; Law Soc, probate section; Slrs for the Elderly.


Hethersett Old Hall School, Nr Norwich; University of Humberside (Law And Business 2(1)).



London: Private client

Contentious trusts and probate

Within: Leading individuals

Emily Mailer - Howard Kennedy LLP

Within: Contentious trusts and probate

Howard Kennedy LLP  has a ‘perfectly formed team’ under the leadership of the ‘very hardworkingEmily Mailer . Mailer has ‘firmly in mind her clients’ best interests and how to achieve their objectives’. Naomi O’Higgins  ‘is very measured, extraordinarily knowledgeable and gives practical and realistic advice’. Elizabeth Barclays  is a ‘hardworking solicitor who is excellent at managing clients’. The ‘very effective team’ works extensively with high-net-worth, entrepreneurial and creative sector clients and is skilled at handling complex, high-value and high profile disputes. It also frequently receives referrals from other leading firms and barristers. In addition the group has significant experience of co-ordinating multi-jurisdictional advice.

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