Laura specialises in advising high net worth individuals on lifetime strategic estate and Inheritance tax planning to include advising on and drafting Wills from the most simple to the more complicated ones with interconnecting trusts within them. In particular, Laura advises business owners on structuring their Wills to take account of their business shares. Laura drafts, advises on and registers Lasting Powers of Attorney, including for business owners.
She drafts and advises on English trusts and associated documentation to create them, modify their terms, appoint assets out and appoint and retire Trustees, together with providing accompanying tax advice. She provides advice to Trustees and beneficiaries on their rights under the trusts.
Laura is a fully qualified STEP member and was elected to sit on the STEP England and Wales Regional Committee and the STEP Worldwide Council.