Lee qualified as a Solicitor in 2006 and joined Paul Robinson Solicitors LLP in 2015. Lee is a full member of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and an associate member of the Solicitors for the Elderly.
Lee graduated with an Honours Degree in Physics (BSc) from Kingston University and completed the Legal Practice Course with commendation at Anglian Ruskin University in Chelmsford.
Lee specialises in Estate and Trust Administration, Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection matters. Lee works closely with genealogists in tracing and assisting heirs where there is no Will and is able to provide Inheritance Tax planning with the assistance of a trusted group of financial planners
“We would like to thank you and your team so much for all the help and advice we received and for acting in a courteous and professional manner at all times. Thank you also Lee for patiently addressing all the issues we raised and for explaining everything to us so clearly, sometimes repeatedly, until you were satisfied we fully understood the more complex issues with our Wills; you personally, were highly recommended to us by one of your grateful clients. Likewise, we too would not hesitate to highly recommend you to anybody planning to make a Will.”
Caroline completed her Law degree at the University of Greenwich in 2004 and graduated with a 2:1 honours. Caroline spent the next 3 years working as a paralegal in a law firm in Surrey whilst completing the Legal Practice Course and then joined Paul Robinson Solicitors in 2007 to undertake her training contract. Caroline qualified in 2009 and became a partner in 2015. Caroline specialises in Wills, Trusts and Estates and enjoys advising clients on how best to protect their assets for their loved ones both during their lifetime and after their death and assisting clients in obtaining Court of Protection orders.
Caroline aims to deal with matters in an efficient and sympathetic manner in what can be quite a difficult time for her clients.
Jonathan graduated with a Law Degree from the University of Kent in 2009, before completing his Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in London.
From there, he completed his training contract with a large regional firm in Kent before qualifying as a Solicitor in 2012.
Upon qualifying as a Solicitor, he relocated to Essex spending 6 years working within a regional firm specialising in all things ‘Private Client’, before joining Paul Robinson Solicitors in 2019 as a Senior Associate Solicitor within their Private Client department.
He has particular expertise in the following areas:
Succession Planning with the creative use of Wills and Trusts
Inheritance and Capital Gains Tax Planning
Trust Creation and Administration
Declaration of Trusts
Estate and Trust Disputes
Powers of Attorney
Court of Protection matters
He is a member of the ‘Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners’ (STEP) and a member of the ‘Solicitors for the Elderly’ (SFE).
Victoria attended the University of Westminster where she graduated with a First Class LLB Honours Degree in 2012 before joining the firm in February 2013, working as a Paralegal for the Private Client department.
Victoria started her training contract at the firm in September 2013 and alongside this she completed the Legal Practice Course at London Metropolitan University, attaining a distinction. Victoria qualified as a Solicitor in January 2016 and was promoted to Associate Solicitor in April 2019.
Victoria specialises in matters relating to Wills and Estate Administration and associated property matters. She prides herself in dealing with matters efficiently in a sympathetic and supportive matter.
Carley attended Anglia Ruskin University achieving a 2.1 Bachelor of Law with Honors Degree before completing the Legal Practice Course, also at Anglia Ruskin University, between 2015 and 2016. Carley gained legal experience working for a smaller local firm before joining Paul Robinson Solicitors LLP in May 2016 working as a Paralegal. Carley subsequently completed her training contract before qualifying as a solicitor within the firm in 2019.
Julia completed her training contract with a large regional firm and qualified as a Solicitor in June 2017. Julia stayed on with the firm as a Solicitor after qualification, before joining Paul Robinson Solicitors Private Client department in January 2018. She did her Law Degree with Anglia Ruskin University and competed the Legal Practice Course with the College of Law in London.
Julia can provide assistance with Estate administration, Will drafting and associated Inheritance Tax advice, Lasting Powers of Attorneys, Declarations of Trust and Court of Protection matters.
After completing my Law Degree at The University of Westminster in 2018, I applied for a Paralegal position at Paul Robinson Solicitors within the Private Client department. I have since been offered a Training Contract to commence in July of this year, with the view of qualifying as a Solicitor.
I assist the team on a variety of matters, however my usual working day predominantly consists of drafting Wills, dealing with Estate Administration tasks and attending client meetings alongside the Solicitors in the department. I am also completing my Legal Practice Course part-time at the London Metropolitan University.”
I cannot praise you and your team enough for the professional way you handled my situation, you have been so kind and reassuring in what has been a very emotional and distressing time.
Melanie Steeples, FAMILY
Thanks again for your help you have been the fastest solicitors I have ever used. I will use you again in the future for anything I need!
Jodie Beaton, PROPERTY
I have used Sophie Cannon on a few occasions and feel her service to her clients are outstanding, very professional and would highly recommend to friends/family. I look forward to do business with Sophie/Paul Robinson shortly.
Sophie Cannon, PROPERTY
I thank you for conducting what I consider to be a first class job on my behalf and wish you every success in the future
Melanie Steeples, FAMILY
Faultless service, fantastic in all areas. The service from start to finish was exceptional – the best I have known.