Jessica Morton

Jessica Morton

LLM, SOLICITOR

Department: Wills & Probate

Jessica is a solicitor in the private client department. Jessica advises on a variety of private client matters. Jessica trained at Freers Askew Bunting before going on to work in a regional law firm in Newcastle and then latterly in Teesside. Jessica can assist with Wills, trusts, inheritance tax planning, Lasting Powers of Attorney, applications to the Court of Protection and the administration of estates including obtaining Grants of Probate.

Jessica specialises in:

  • Estate planning and inheritance tax advice for business owners and high net worth individuals
  • Dealing with high value estates incorporating claims for business property relief and agricultural property relief
  • Bespoke Wills incorporating trusts and provision for business and agricultural assets
  • Trusts, including the creation of trusts, advice and on-going trust administration

Jessica is an associate member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and an affiliate member of Solicitors for the Elderly.