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Irwin Mitchell

MERCANTILE HOUSE, 18 LONDON ROAD, NEWBURY, BERKSHIRE, RG14 1JX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01635 571000
Fax:
Fax 01635 523444
DX:
30801 NEWBURY
Email:
Web:
www.irwinmitchell.com/

Sarah Phillips

Tel:
Work 01635 571014
Email:
Irwin Mitchell

Work Department

Private client.

Position

Partner and head of the private client team in Thomas Eggar LLP’s Newbury office, specialising in tax, succession and asset protection advice for individuals, trustees, personal representatives and attorneys.

Career

Trained with Penningtons Solicitors LLP; qualified into private client team 2001, becoming a senior solicitor in 2003 and an associate in 2007; joined Thomas Eggar LLP in 2007 as a result of its merger with the Penningtons’ Newbury office and became a partner in 2009; qualified as a Notary Public January 2010; became head of the Newbury private client team and was included as one of the ‘Top 35 Under 35’ private client advisers in the Private Client Practitioner’s rankings.

Member

STEP; the Private Client Section of the Law Society; Solicitors For The Elderly; The Notaries Society.

Education

Chiltern Edge School, Reading (1992); The Henley College, Henley-On-Thames (A levels, 1994); University of Leicester (LLB Law and French Law, 1998); Nottingham Law School (Legal Practice Course, 1999); University of Cambridge (Notarial Practice Postgraduate Diploma, 2009).

Leisure

Travel, general fitness, photography.


South East: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

‘Always keeping the client informed’, Irwin Mitchell offers ‘courteous, appropriate, prompt and efficient service’ with ‘transparent costings’. Practice head Sarah Phillips ‘is the consummate professional with the bonus of a caring nature’. Phillips specialises in advising business owners, entrepreneurs and other individuals on complex wealth preservation, taxation and succession considerations. Andrew Parry joined the practice from Hunters incorporating May, May & Merrimans and leads on a number of matters for landed estates requiring tax planning considerations alongside colleagues in the firm’s property, company/commercial and family law teams. Senior associate Stewart Stretton-Hill specialises in mental capacity matters, advising attorneys and deputies on relevant tests, applicable duties and powers under the Mental Capacity Act and Court of Protection applications.

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