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28 IMPERIAL SQUARE, CHELTENHAM, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, GL50 1RH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01242 514000
Fax:
Fax 01242 519079
DX:
7420 CHELTENHAM
Email:
Web:
www.willans.co.uk

Ruth Baker

Tel:
Work 01242 514000
Email:
Web:
www.willans.co.uk
Willans LLP

Work Department

Wills, probate & trusts

Position

Ruth is a partner in Willans’ wills, probate & trusts team. She advises on all aspects of estate planning, including wills, inheritance tax, powers of attorney, trusts, administration of estates and Court of Protection matters.

Career

Ruth trained and qualified at Harrison Clark LLP. She joined Willans in 2012, before being promoted to partner in 2016.

Ruth is a member of STEP, Solicitors for the Elderly and The Law Society Private Client Section.

Languages

English

Member

The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
The Law Society Private Client Section
Solicitors for the Elderly


South West: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

Willans LLP delivers ‘consistently accurate advice to clients in a friendly and professional manner. ‘Straightforward and practical’ team head Simon Cook advises on trusts and estate planning, wills, elderly client issues (including powers of attorney) and Court of Protection matters. He is ‘very knowledgeable, has empathy, gets on well with others, and builds excellent long-term relationships with clients’. Ruth Baker ‘is an excellent lawyer’, who specialises in estate planning and acts for a number of high-net-worth individuals with complex estates. She has a ‘particularly strong technical approach, great attention to detail, and is always able to explain complex matters in plain English’.

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