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Areas of law covered
- Private client
- Wills and Probate
- Court of Protection
- Lasting Powers of Attorney
- Elderly client affairs
- BSc Joint Economics and Law – Brunel University.
Brief overview of your career
I qualified as a solicitor in 1993 specialising in Private Client and Elderly client affairs.
Prior to qualifying as a solicitor, I had trained as a State Registered Nurse and a Registered Midwife.
I joined Glenisters Solicitors as a trainee solicitor in 1990 and after qualifying as a solicitor worked in their Wills and Probate Department. I had a career break for 7 years returning to work at Glenisters in 2000. I was the partner in charge of wills and probate at Glenisters until September 2007.
Professional memberships and accreditations
What you offer your clients
I, together with my team of solicitors, try and look after our clients at often a difficult and sad time. I try and give the best possible service and try and provide pragmatic and practical advice.
I am Finnish by birth and I am fluent in English and Finnish.
Why you love what you do
I enjoy working as a team with my colleagues and helping clients many of whom have instructed our firm for a long time.
I enjoy walking and camping and love Wales!