Fiona Debney > Gateley Plc > Leicester, England > Lawyer Profile

Gateley Plc
KNIGHTSBRIDGE HOUSE
LOWER BROWN STREET
LEICESTER
LE1 5NL
England

Work Department

Private Client & Family

Position

Fiona specialises in complex estate planning, family run companies, trust creation and administration, estate administration, pre-sale planning for companies and charities. 

She works in conjunction with other teams such as the Family team in order to ensure that assets and wealth are protected within the family and down the generations. 

Career

Partner Cartwright and Lewis; Partner Challinors; Partner Clarke Willmott LLP.

Languages

Basic sign language user.

Memberships

Society for Trust and Estate Practitioners and the Solicitors for the Elderly as well as being on the Mencap and Alzheimers panels.

Education

Law Degree LLB; TEP

Leisure

Anything equine and history.

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Private client > Contentious trusts and probate

Gateley Plc covers the gamut of disputes, including claims of proprietary estoppel, applications to remove executors and breaches of trusts. Professional negligence (particularly in relation to solicitors and will writers) is an area of notable strength. The group also advises clients on various non-contentious issues. Chris Greenwell, Claire Herbert and Fiona Debney jointly lead the department.