Helen Newson

Partner - Lincoln

Area of Expertise:

  • Will preparation and advice
  • Administration of estates
  • Creation and administration of trusts – including the preparation of accounts, tax calculations and compliance
  • Powers of attorney and Court of Protection – applications for Deputyships, statutory wills and gifts, and general management of clients' finances if they are unable to manage themselves
  • Elderly client advice – on such topics as care fees, gifts, some experience in dealing with financial abuse cases
  • Experienced at assessing capacity, acting as certificate provider on LPAs for other firms

Helen covers a broad range of private client work and acts as professional attorney, Deputy and trustee for a number of clients. She has a particular interest in trusts and the technical side of the work.

Professional Information

  • STEP qualified for over 15 years
  • Fully accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly since 2011
  • LLB University of Birmingham 1990-1993
  • LPC Nottingham Law School 1994-1995
  • Regular event speaker including small groups such as carers information sessions and large seminars ran by Lincolnshire Agricultural Society and the Lincoln Family Business Forum