Julie Burton > Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP > Basingstoke, England > Lawyer Profile

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP
RG21 4EQ

Work Department

Private client and tax, capacity and Court of Protection.


Partner specialising in Court of Protection, personal injury trusts, elderly law including lasting powers of attorney, tax and care fee planning, wills and estate administration.


Trained Payne Hicks Beach; qualified 1982; tax adviser Sayers Butterworth 1982-83; Lamb Brooks 1983-88, 1997-2003; head of private client department 2001-03; partner Penningtons 2003 to date.


French (working).


Solicitor for the elderly – Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners.


Loreto College, Manchester; Hertford College, Oxford (1978 Law 2(1)).

Lawyer Rankings

London > Private client > Court of protection

(Hall of Fame)

Julie BurtonPenningtons Manches Cooper LLP

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP regularly acts as a professional deputy or trustee for individuals who have received an award due to a personal injury or clinical negligence claim. Julie Burton leads a ‘very experienced‘ team that has a broad client base of children and adults with acquired brain injuries and other injuries across the UK and internationally. It also manages the estates of some of its elderly clients. In addition it receives a regular flow of referrals directly from the Court of Protection on various contentious and complex matters. It currently has 130 deputyship matters; 40 trust matters and three matters where Burton has been appointed attorney under a Lasting Power of Attorney. Daniel Toop is also recommended.