Neelam Maher > Wilson Browne Commercial Law > Kettering, England > Lawyer Profile

Wilson Browne Commercial Law
KETTERING PARKWAY
KETTERING VENTURE PARK
KETTERING
England

Work Department

Private Client Team

Position

Partner

Career

Neelam is a Partner within the Private Client Team

She qualified as a Solicitor in 2009 and has 10 years experience in drafting Wills of varying complexities, dealing with probate and estate administration, Inheritance Tax planning, preparing Lasting Powers of Attorney and dealing with charity and trust creation and administration.

Neelam has a particular interest in advising clients on the creation and taxation of trusts. Trusts provide an opportunity to protect family wealth for future generations in a tax efficient manner and Neelam will take the time to get to know her clients, working hard to ensure that she provides honest, practical and tailored solutions to their individual requirements.

Neelam is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), having achieved a distinction in the STEP Diploma in Trusts and Estates; a Full Accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly and a Dementia Friend which is an Alzheimer’s Society’s programme to change people’s perceptions of dementia.

Neelam in also a member of of following Associations:

  • Agricultural Law Association
  • Charity Law Association
  • Country Landowners Association
  • Private Client Section of the Law Society

Neelam can speak Gujarati and is frequently involved in drafting Wills and POA for Gujarati speaking clients thereby avoiding the need for an independent translator.

Languages

Neelam can also speak Gujarati and is frequently involved in drafting Wills and POA for Gujarati speaking clients thereby avoiding the need for an independent translator.

Memberships

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, full Accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly; and Member of the Agricultural Law Association.

Education

Neelam has achieved a distinction in the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Diploma in Trusts and Estates.

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Private client > Personal tax, trusts and probate

At Wilson Browne Solicitors, core pillars of the practice include the administration of estates, trusts and tax planning, powers of attorney and wills. Its team also has specialist knowledge of the charity sector, where it acts as trustee and clerk to trustees in relation to various charity-related trusts. The group, which is led by Neelam Maher, also acts for a number of elderly clients. Court of Protection matters are another strength, with the firm having a dedicated department in this area.