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Claire Marie Brown.

Wills & Probate Solicitor.
Expertise.

I graduated from the University of Leicester with a 2:1 Law LLB (Hons) degree. I then went on to complete my Legal Practice Course at The College of Law Birmingham before qualifying as a solicitor, specialising in Wills & Probate. I pride myself on offering a professional yet approachable and personal service and building solid relationships with my clients.

Experience.

I specialise in Wills, both simple and complex, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Deputyship and other Court of Protection Applications, Inheritance Tax and Trust Advice and dealing with estates after death including obtaining Probate and also handling intestate estates where no Will has been made. I am very experienced in dealing with the elderly and I am a certified ‘Dementia Friend’.

How can I help you?
  • Drawing up your will.
  • Advising you on ways to protect your assets from Care Home Fees and Inheritance Tax
  • Drawing up and advising you on yours or your relatives Lasting Powers of Attorneys
  • Advising you and administering the estate of a deceased relative including HMRC reporting
  • Advising you and handling any Court of Protection Applications
  • Advising you and drawing up Trust documents both simple and complex
  • I can travel to you or your family member where necessary
Interests

I enjoy keeping fit and attending the gym on a regular basis and I also enjoy spending time with family and friends, walking and reading.

Meet our team of experts.

Our team is happy to provide you with a quote, and answer any initial questions you may have.

Derby Office

Joanne Jones

Partner & Head of Property Department

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Claire Marie Brown

Wills & Probate Solicitor

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Deb Peck

Director of Operations

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Mike Garratt

Senior Conveyancer

mikeg@simpsonjones.co.uk Read more

Toby Clamp

Residential Conveyancer

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Cat Pinchbeck

Personal Assistant

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Theresa Shuttlewood

Conveyancing Assistant

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Emma Brown

Personal Assistant

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Ashby Office

Elly Tavener

Partner

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Claire Marie Brown

Wills & Probate Solicitor

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Beth Bancroft

Residential Conveyancer

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Need more information?

If you have any questions please get in touch.

Our contact details are:

enquiries@simpsonjones.co.uk

Derby Office: 01332 200200

Ashby Office: 01530 412046