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Wilson Browne Solicitors

4 GRANGE PARK COURT, ROMAN WAY, NORTHAMPTON, NN4 5EA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01604 876697
Fax:
Fax 01604 768606
DX:
719015 NORTHAMPTON 14
Email:
Web:
www.wilsonbrowne.co.uk

Vicki Pearce

Tel:
Work 0800 088 6004
Email:
Wilson Browne

Work Department

Care Funding and Court of Protection Teams

Position

Partner

Career

Vicki specialises in the administration of estates, drafting Wills and helps her clients plan for inheritance tax and protect assets within their Wills and Property Trusts.

Vicki appreciates how important it is to obtain a good background to her clients' circumstances, to know their wishes in order to ensure they will be followed. She then helps her clients through, what can be perceived as legal jargon, to ensure her clients fully understand how their affairs will be dealt with.

She regularly advises clients of all ages and abilities on Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection applications and often visits clients at home or within care facilities. Vicki believes that it is important to build up a strong relationship with her more elderly clients and their families/carers to help them through a difficult transitional time if moving into care.

She is able to advise clients on all aspects of care home funding and challenges, including NHS continuing healthcare applications/challenges and Local Authority funding disputes. Out of the concluded Local Authority funding disputes for deliberate deprivation, Vicki has so far taken on, she’s achieved a 100% success rate in helping clients challenge a funding decision.

Vicki is also a member of Solicitors for the Elderly and often works closely with members of the charities Age UK and SERVE. She is considered by her clients as both caring and knowledgeable and is able to put clients at ease when embarking on difficult decisions.


East Midlands: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

Wilson Browne Solicitors‚Äô group demonstrates strength in estate administration, tax planning and trust-related work, in addition to advising on wills and charity formation and registration. Neelam Maher¬†leads the team, with Vicki Pearce¬†in charge of the care funding and Court of Protection group. The ‚Äėtremendous‚Äô Jayne Murray, who ‚Äėgoes above and beyond expectations‚Äô, and Jane Forsyth¬†are also recommended.

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