Margaret Windram > Irwin Mitchell > Chichester, England > Lawyer Profile

Irwin Mitchell
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Work Department

Tax,Trust and Estate


Associate Solicitor

Margaret specialises in disputes about trusts and wills, and also court of protection work, where there is a dispute involving  a potentially vulnerable or elderly person who may lack capacity to make financial or health care decisions for themselves.

She can help people bringing or defending claims about the validity of wills, act in disputes between executors and beneficiaries or claims against the estate, for example under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependents) Act 1975.


Margaret is a member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPs), having successfully completed the ACTAPS Diploma Course; she is therefore a registered Contentious Trust and Probate Specialist.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Private client > Contentious trusts and probate

Irwin Mitchell ‘s Chichester-based team – ‘a regional powerhouse when it comes to private client litigation’ – is led by Paula James, a ‘canny and tenacious’ partner ‘who represents a serious alternative to a specialist from a London firm’. The national practice is led from Leeds by Paula Myers – other key names in Chichester include highly regarded senior associates Stephen Ireland, Margaret Windram and Samantha Ewing, who joined from Charles Russell Speechlys LLP in May 2022. The team was also recently strengthened by the arrival of former TWM Solicitors practice head Candy Stockton.