Amanda Wilson

Partner

What My Clients Have Said

I have enjoyed working with you…. I couldn’t have asked for better or nicer support.
Trevor James

Amanda made us feel at ease and listened to us.

John and Brenda Page

Very well done, and best wishes to you all.

Arthur Young

An extremely helpful and positive experience, thank you. P J Bill

Many thanks for everything you have done above and beyond any other solicitor. You have been truly amazing for the last 2 years.  Natasha Howlett

I'd like to say a really big thank you to you and your team for dealing with my divorce. Your professionalism, attention to detail and kindness put me at ease as this was an upsetting time for me. If I ever need your assistance in the future, I would not hesitate to contact you, and I will be recommending you to family and friends.

Thank you for all your help. I will not hesitate to recommend Girlings to anyone and indeed use you again on any matter that may arise in my life!

Thank you for everything.  It has been a difficult time for me and I really appreciate your kindness throughout. Miss Stewart

May we reiterate our satisfaction, great indeed, with Girlings.  We, from the very start have been treated with the utmost courtesy by all at your office.  Your receptionists, Nigel and his colleagues and your good self.  Mr and Mrs Matthews

Well done for a very good service. Mr Heyden

Amanda was lovely to work with - helpful and supportive - thank you. Mr Stokes

On behalf of my family and myself I thank you for the way you have handled this matter -  you made it easy for me.

Private Client
Family Law
Private Client and Family Law

Amanda acts on a wide variety of legal matters which include wealth management and preservation to wills, trusts, and probate. She is also a family lawyer.

Amanda is an experienced solicitor with a reputation for technical excellence and building strong client relationships. She completed her training with a firm on the south coast where she remained for twelve years progressing to become a Salaried Partner. She joined Girlings in February 2015 and became a partner in April 2017. She is based in our Ashford office.

Late Night Appointments

Amanda offers late night appointments, by appointment only,  on a Wednesday evening, please see below for details.

My Specialisms

Amanda specialises in all aspects of Private Client and Family Law including:

PRIVATE CLIENT

  • Wills and inheritance: Will drafting and tax planning including advice on Inheritance Tax, Capital Gains Tax and Income Tax
  • Creation and registration of Power of Attorney both General and Lasting
  • Court of Protection matters including applications for Deputyship Orders
  • Dealing with probate
  • Administration of estates both taxable and non taxable and those including overseas assets
  • Drafting Deeds of Variation
  • Creation and administration of Trusts

My Private Client colleagues are listed on the right.

FAMILY LAW

  • Advice and agreements for cohabiting couples and resolution of issues between former cohabitees
  • Divorce proceedings and separation
  • Civil Partnership breakdown
  • Children law - including child arrangements and applications for leave to remove from the jurisdiction
  • Domestic Violence
  • Divorce settlements - financial provision, including pensions on divorce and cases where there are business assets, inherited or pre-acquired assets
  • Pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements
  • Schedule 1 Children Act applications - financial provision for children where parents are not married.

My Family Law colleagues are listed on the link below:

Meet My Colleagues

Amanda is an experienced solicitor with a reputation for technical excellence and building strong client relationships.

Amanda is a member of Resolution. Members are committed to promoting a constructive approach to the resolution of family disputes.

She graduated from the University of Sussex where she obtained an Honours Degree in Law, following which she completed the Legal Practice Course at The College of Law in Guildford obtaining a Distinction. She was admitted as a Solicitor in 2004.

Commitment Without Compromise