Kerri Pellington-Woodrow > Greenwoods GRM > Peterborough, England > Lawyer Profile

Greenwoods GRM
MONKSTONE HOUSE
CITY ROAD
PETERBOROUGH
PE1 1JE
England

Work Department

Private Client

Position

Head of Private Client/ Partner

Career

Kerri has a passion for delivering the highest quality of service to clients and prides herself on being intuitive to the needs of each individual.

Kerri is based in our Peterborough office and advises on a broad spectrum of matters including the preparation of Wills, tax and succession planning, the formation and administration of trusts, the administration of estates and lasting and enduring powers of attorney.

Kerri also has a wealth of experience in advising professional and lay Deputies, making applications to the Court of Protection and acting on behalf of clients who lack mental capacity. This includes elderly clients with dementia, adults with acquired brain injuries and children with birth injuries or conditions.

Kerri enjoys the opportunity to develop lasting relationships with individual clients and families. As a result she better understands their needs and wishes and can help them to successfully achieve their aims. Kerri applies her excellent technical knowledge and creative thinking skills to each different scenario to ensure the best outcome is achieved.

Kerri passed her STEP Diploma in Trusts and Estates in December 2012 and is a fully qualified member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. Kerri is currently studying sign language and recently passed British Sign Language (BSL) level 1.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Private client > Personal tax, trusts and probate: Peterborough

(Leading individuals)

Kerri Pellington-WoodrowGreenwoods GRM

Department head Kerri Pellington-Woodrow at Greenwoods GRM has built the firm’s referral network of local accountants and IFAs, resulting in a busy 2018 for the practice, which now calls on additional expertise from the London office created through that year’s merger. One client describes her as ‘an efficient and strong communicator with a very good client manner‘. She frequently handles complex matters, including for international clients requiring advice on domicile and UK tax issues. She recently handled a challenging matter involving proving a French holographic will in the UK probate registry.

East Anglia > Private client > Personal tax, trusts and probate: Cambridge

At Greenwoods GRM, head of private client Kerri Pellington-Woodrow is predominantly based in Peterborough, but also oversees the practice in Cambridge, where associate Clare Harris is the key lawyer. One client describes Harris as ‘considerate and engaging, she always seeks to go the extra mile‘. Harris has greatly raised the profile of the firm in Cambridge and has attracted work from high-value and complex estates, hence the firm’s rising up the ranking this year. She is a Fellow of the Agricultural Law Association and handles the full range of wills, trusts and estate planning, as well as Court of Protection matters.