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At Tollers our approach is attentive, sensitive and supportive and our team always have your best interests at heart…

We consult with you closely, keep you fully informed and up to date with developments and any cost implications. You will always know where you stand legally and financially.

Tollers provides expert legal advice about wills, trusts and estates to individuals, families, and businesses. Our solicitors cover a range of complex and sensitive issues, such as;

  • preparation of Wills
  • inheritance tax
  • creation and administration of trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Court of Protection matters
  • elderly client and residential care issues
  • care home funding
  • bereavement, administration of estates and probate
  • protection of vulnerable adults
  • disputes about Wills, Trusts and Estates
  • personal taxation

Why choose Tollers?

Tollers have one of the leading teams in the region and bring with us over 100 years experience across the team. Although we are a large team spread across the region we work closely together to provide you with the best possible service and to ensure that you benefit from the collective knowledge of our staff. Our staff attend regular training events both internally and externally to ensure that they are fully up to date with the law and best practice.

We offer friendly and practical advice with a sympathetic approach.

Tollers have staff that are members of the following organisations;

  • The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners – a qualification that sets its members apart as specialists in their field and requires them to complete additional training and assessments.
  • Solicitors for the Elderly – An organisation that specialises in legal advice to elderly and vulnerable clients and provides additional training to its members, who must undertake an examination to be granted membership.
  • The Law Society Private Client Section – A branch of the Law Society that keeps its members abreast of developments and best practice in the field.
  • The Notaries Society – in addition to being qualified Solicitors, both Barry Rogers and Martin Hill are practicing Notary Publics.

We have wills, trusts and estates solicitors in Kempston, Stevenage, Corby, Milton Keynes, Oakham and Northampton, and are leaders in experience and knowledge. Our specialists are fully supported by a strong team of administrators that can deal with day-to-day enquiries and aid in the efficient progress of your matter.

Tollers have offices in Northampton, Milton Keynes, Corby, Stevenage, Kempston and Oakham. We also offer home visits for a small additional charge.

When you instruct Tollers you can do so safe in the knowledge that you are choosing a regulated provider, with trained and qualified professionals handling your matter. Tollers has been in the industry for over 140 years, with most of our work coming from recommendations by satisfied clients.

Making A Will
Making a Will need not be complicated or stressful – no matter how complex your financial affairs or family relationships…
Tax And Estate Planning
When planning for the future, tax considerations inevitably play an important role. At Tollers, our experts all have experience dealing with personal taxation queries…
Trusts
Trusts can be created in life, or on death through a Will…
Probate And Administration Of Estates
We have a large estates team at Tollers with an enviable reputation and an enormous pool of knowledge and experience to draw on…
Declaration of Trust
A declaration of trust, often referred to as a deed of trust, precisely outlines financial agreements among co-owners of a property.
Disputing A Will
There are limited grounds upon which a Will can be set aside…
Lasting Power Of Attorney
A Lasting Power of Attorney is a document that allows you to state your wishes should you become unable to do so yourself…
Wills, Trusts and Estates FAQs
Do you have a question? Find out the answers to the most commonly asked questions here…

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Our Wills, Trusts and Estates Experts

Kasia Jeziorska
Solicitor
Kasia Jeziorska qualified as a Solicitor in Trust and Estates in May 2019 having graduated from University of Northampton and completing a Legal Practice Course at University of Law.
Jade Atkins
Paralegal
Jade is a paralegal for the Corby Trusts and Estates Team. She is responsible for the administration and drafting of documents.
Jodie Clare
Trainee Solicitor
Jodie joined Tollers in August 2023 as a Paralegal and then as a Trainee Solicitor in September 2023 under the Graduate Apprentice Route.
Joanne Axisa
Associate Legal Executive
Joanne has been part of the Tollers Trusts and Estates team and is based primarily in the Northampton Office. She deals with Wills, Powers of Attorney, Estate Administration and the creation and administration of Trusts.
Michelle Gladwin
Paralegal
She then joined Tollers in April 2014 and was one of our founder members of staff in our first Stevenage Old Town office. Michelle now works as a paralegal, assisting and working alongside the two partners in our Trusts and Estates South team.
Leighanne Haskell
Paralegal
Leighanne is a paralegal working within the Trusts and Estates team, assisting James Willoughby with Estate Administration matters.
Beth Albon
Senior Paralegal
Beth started her legal career as an Apprentice in 2017. She joined Tollers in August 2022 and was promoted to a Senior Paralegal in April 2023.
Alison Taylor
Senior Paralegal
Alison joined Tollers in 2021 as a Paralegal. She now works as a Senior Paralegal and junior fee earner within the Trusts and Estates department.
Patrick Allen
Paralegal
Patrick joined Tollers in May 2022 as a Paralegal working in the Trusts and Estates department. He is also part of the Tollers CSR committee.
Molly Sullivan
Paralegal
Molly joined Tollers as a Paralegal in May 2022 just before graduating from the University of Law in Leeds with an LLB (Hons) later that year. In September 2023, Molly will begin her Training Contract with Tollers.
Tadala Mlasaanthu
Paralegal
Tadala Mlasaanthu joined Tollers in August of 2022 as a Paralegal responsible for the administration and drafting of documents relating to the requirements and instructions of Gabrielle Smith and Nicola Dodman’s clients.
Danielle Burgess
Solicitor
Danielle Burgess qualified as a Solicitor in March 2019, having obtained her Law degree from Coventry University.
Isobel Mann
Senior Associate
Isobel is a Senior Associate in the Trusts & Estates department.  Qualifying in 2007 and additionally qualifying as a fully accredited STEP and SFE member.  She has many years of experience working in an elderly client practice.
Suzanne Evans
Senior Associate and Head of EVCU
With a wealth of experience, Suzanne has joined the team at Tollers Elderly and Vulnerable Client Unit.
Gabrielle Smith
Associate Solicitor
Kate Godber
Partner and Head of Trusts & Estates North
Kate advises individuals and families on Estate planning, Wills, Trust requirements, Estate Administration, Personal tax and Lasting Powers of Attorney...
James Willoughby
Senior Associate
James attended BPP Law School where he studied for a Graduate Diploma in Law...
Steve Bowers
Will Writer
Steve Joined the Trusts and Estate team at Tollers in 2018. Before this, Steve worked in the Private Clients division of a major bank, where he had worked for the past 32 years...
Sharon Brown
Partner and Head of Trusts & Estates South
Sharon offers free monthly advice clinics at Age Concern Stevenage and Garden House Hospice...
Sarah Horn
Senior Associate
Sarah has been a part of the Tollers team since June 2006 and has recently completed the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) examinations achieving, a distinction grade.
Nicola Dodman
Senior Wills Trusts and Estates Manager
Nicola joined Tollers in 2004 and now works as a senior manager in Trusts & Estates...
Martin Hill
Partner
Martin Hill Martin is a Panel Deputy appointed by the Office of the Public Guardian and deals exclusively with Court of Protection matters.
Jeremy Simmonds
Partner
Jeremy provides Wills and Probate services and Conveyancing to the established and growing client base in Rutland...
Emma Wesley
Associate
Emma has been a member of our specialist Elderly and Vulnerable Client Unit (“EVCU”) since it was set up in 2013...
Cathy Eaton
Senior Legal Manager
Cathy Eaton is a senior legal manager with over 24 years’ experience specialising in the preparation of bespoke wills, Administration of Estates...
Kasia Jeziorska
Solicitor
Jade Atkins
Paralegal
Jodie Clare
Trainee Solicitor
Joanne Axisa
Associate Legal Executive
Michelle Gladwin
Paralegal
Leighanne Haskell
Paralegal
Beth Albon
Senior Paralegal
Alison Taylor
Senior Paralegal
Patrick Allen
Paralegal
Molly Sullivan
Paralegal
Tadala Mlasaanthu
Paralegal
Danielle Burgess
Solicitor
Isobel Mann
Senior Associate
Suzanne Evans
Senior Associate and Head of EVCU
Gabrielle Smith
Associate Solicitor
Kate Godber
Partner and Head of Trusts & Estates North
James Willoughby
Senior Associate
Steve Bowers
Will Writer
Sharon Brown
Partner and Head of Trusts & Estates South
Sarah Horn
Senior Associate
Nicola Dodman
Senior Wills Trusts and Estates Manager
Martin Hill
Partner
Jeremy Simmonds
Partner
Emma Wesley
Associate
Cathy Eaton
Senior Legal Manager
Meet the Full Wills, Trusts and Estates Team

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