Charlotte Nock


What My Clients Have Said

Charlotte Nock explained everything superbly throughout this situation, taking concern away from my shoulders and head completely, so I’m very grateful to her.

The service I received from Charlotte was excellent. She always spoke to me and I had first class attention.

Jayne Roberts

Thank you for a most professional (as always), courteous, and patient service that could not be bettered.

Peter Burch

I have been with Girlings for the best part of a decade or so and have been satisfied with the service I receive.

[Service] was prompt, excellent, cheerful and professionally friendly. Mrs A C Cursons-Prior

Charlotte took care of everything in a very professional and business-like manner. Very pleased. Mr & Mrs J C H & M Norvall

I have used Girlings before so although it is not local to me, choose to use again because of positive experience in the past with both conveyancing and probate.  Catherine O'Donnell

How can I improve perfection. Mrs Goodfellow

Charlotte Nock was a pleasure to deal with. Excellent legal firm

Charlotte is very approachable, friendly, very knowledgeable and professional. Mr Wyborn

Charlotte made everything very easy for us. Explained things really clearly and was fantastic.

Your service was perfect. Mrs Bounds

Overall I was extremely satisfied with Mrs Nock: helpful, professional and charming, A1. Mrs Cursons-Prior

It is only when you see the completed work that you get a realistic appreciation of what has been involved in providing this valuable backstop provision. We can now take comfort in knowing that, with your guidance, we have done as much as we can to facilitate events after our death.

Charlotte was polite, friendly and professional and made dealing with probate as stress less as possible. The family think she did an excellent job. Mr Anderson

Support and advice perfect, unable to cope without it.

Girlings is still the solicitor I would use in this area since my first encounter in about 1979-1980. Mrs Morris  

Your service was exceptional and explained professionally.

We were treated with the upmost respect and courtesy, your firm should be proud of Miss Nock. Mr & Mrs Desmond

We think the service is 5 star. Mr and Mrs Fagg

Charlotte was brilliant and very supportive.

Very happy dealing with Charlotte and being treated as a person not just as an elderly client. Mrs Casterton

Charlotte has been very helpful, polite, professional and efficient with our case at all times. I'm very glad that my parents chose Girlings as their solicitors for dealing with their estate. L W

Very happy with the service we received from Girlings. Charlotte has been great, really helpful and approachable.

All dealings and service were delivered highly professionally - Excellent particularly considering the unusual circumstances and complexity.

Charlotte and her team were understanding and efficient and I felt like I was dealing with a friend not a business partner. Mr Lloyd

Charlotte provided an excellent service for our highly complex case. Her communications were clear and prompt throughout which helped greatly to minimise stress. Lisa Patterson

Very pleased with the way Charlotte handled everything as we were unable to go to the office. It was all phone calls and post and made very easy for us, we appreciate all she did.

Charlotte was very knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. Mrs Maxted-Smith

I cannot praise highly enough the service I have received from Charlotte Nock and her team. Mrs Maslin

Many thanks to Charlotte for her prompt and courteous attention. Mr Davies

The service you provided me with was one of excellence. You always made me feel comfortable and relaxed and I would not hesitate to recommend you to others in the future. Christeen Norfolk

I have dealt with your firm both with conveyancing and making a will for many years. Having reached 'advancing years' it is reassuring for me to know you are there for me.

Private Client
Private Client

Charlotte is a Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer specialising in Private Client work who is based in our Herne Bay office. A French speaker, she has extensive experience in dealing with complex multi-jurisdictional estates. 

Charlotte obtained a degree in law from the University of Kent at Canterbury and a Diplome de Droit Français from the Université de Pierre Mendes in Grenoble, France.  She then went on to the College of Law, London to study for her Legal Practice Course which she passed with Distinction.

Charlotte joined Girlings as a trainee in 2009, qualified as a Solicitor in September 2011 and became a Partner in 2014.  

She has been highly commended by many of her clients for her professional and attentive service and is a Legal Advisor at the Kent Law Clinic.  

Charlotte is the principal contact for Girlings Europe, an alliance of law firms with European Economic Interest Grouping (EEIG) status.

Private Client Power of Attorney & Court of Protection

Charlotte Nock talks about the importance of having a Will:


Charlotte likes getting to know her clients and their families and working with them and their particular varying circumstances to succession plan, regularise non planned succession situations and give some form of closure to families when they have lost someone.

My Specialisms

Charlotte specialises in:

  • Drafting of Wills and Lasting Power of Attorney
  • Dealing with probate and intestacy: Estate administration, Variation of Wills
  • Advising on Inheritance Tax and estate planning to include foreign assets
  • Advice on Trusts
  • Lifetime gift planning
  • Declarations of Trust for property matters
  • Severance of Joint Tenancy and Entry of Restrictions at HM Land Registry

Charlotte is a Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer and has been commended by many of her clients for her highly professional and attentive service.

She is also an adviser at Kent Law Clinic, a WI Speaker and  Adviser at Age UK Dementia Drop in Clinic.


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