Helen Thompson > Myerson Solicitors LLP > Altrincham, England > Lawyer Profile

Myerson Solicitors LLP
WA14 1HB

Work Department

Contentious Trusts and Probate


Helen is a Partner and Head of the Contentious Trust and Probate Team


Helen has over 20 years of litigation experience and has specialised in contentious probate for over 8 years. Helen is a Full Member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Solicitors (ACTAPS) and was noted in Chambers in 2010 for her “balance of toughness and charm” and in Legal 500 in 2015 as “one to watch.” Helen is also a trustee at St Ann’s Hospice.


ACTAPS (Membership)

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Private client > Contentious trusts and probate

(Leading individuals)

Helen ThompsonMyerson Solicitors LLP

Myerson Solicitors LLP exclusively works on complex contentious trust and probate matters. It is especially experienced advising on claims for reasonable financial provision under the Inheritance Act. Practice head Helen Thompson is considered ‘a true companion‘ by her clients for her litigation work, while Adam Maher leads the dispute resolution team and is a key contact regarding related shareholder dispute instructions. Associate solicitor Stephanie Ewan  is also noted for acting for both claimants and defendants in 1975 Act claims and applications in the Court of Protection. Senior associate and highly experienced litigator Nicola Moulds joined from SAS Daniels LLP in April 2021.