"Chris was very professional and explained everything very clearly; he was always available to speak to when I needed help."
Chris is an Associate and member of our Wills, Trusts and Lasting Power of Attorney, Probate and Court of Protection Departments. Chris qualified as a solicitor in 2015.
Acting on an intestacy matter that passed to 18 beneficiaries.
Acting on the administration of an estate where a Deed of Appropriation was required to reduce the Capital Gains Tax liability for the estate beneficiaries.
Preparing a Will for a client who was widowed and subsequently remarried. The Will was structured to ensure that the married couple benefited from three nil rate band allowances, thereby reducing the Inheritance Tax liability by £140,000.
Preparing a Deed of Variation to rectify an error in the Will of a deceased person and as a result ensured that the testator’s wishes were carried out.
"From the evening I arrived at your Hornchurch office (for an evening appointment, no less), I can safely say that Sarah, Chris and Anica have been first class in dealing with my father's estate and helping to sort things out in an efficient and approachable way."
"All aspects of my new Will were thoroughly discussed and very well explained by Chris - a very positive experience in all."
"I could not thank Chris enough for the way he handled my mum's estate after her death. Lovely gentleman - knowledgeable, efficient and caring. He made the procedure bearable at an extremely difficult time."
"Chris Dickinson was very helpful, professional and courteous. Very clear in what he said, and made our meetings pleasant and friendly."