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Portrait of Elizabeth Pratt
Areas of expertise: Private client and tax, Private wealth

Profile

Elizabeth is an associate in the private client team and is based in our Guildford office. She advises on an array of private client matters including the drafting of wills and trust documents, lasting powers of attorney and deputyship applications. Elizabeth also frequently advises on a range of probate matters,  from smaller estates with minimal assets to large complex estates, with assets located across multiple jurisdictions.

Elizabeth is a member of STEP, the world's leading organisation for private wealth professionals, Elizabeth has contributed to a number of private client publications including Lexis Nexis Practice Notes. She is an active member of the Surrey young professional’s body.

She joined Penningtons Manches in 2012 as a trainee solicitor and qualified in 2014.

Recent work highlights

  • Advising executors on a multifaceted probate matters involving the administration of trust assets and foreign property
  • Acting to preserve wealth within estates through considered tax mitigation.
  • Advising couples with complex family structures in relation to their estate planning, guardians and wills
  • Assisting clients with lasting powers of attorney and the registration of enduring powers of attorney

Penningtons Manches LLP

Penningtons Manches LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC311575 and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. San Francisco is an associated office.

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