Louise Wilson

Partner

What My Clients Have Said

Louise has a very reassuring approach which helped when dealing with my late husband’s estate.

All dealings were most satisfactory. Thank you. G Fagg

We were completely satisfied by the way our business was dealt with.  It was totally professional but also very caring.  A totally satisfying experience. 

A very 'human' service.  Mrs M A Mason

Every member of staff was very helpful. Excellent service.

Louise guided us through the process with a professional and accessible approach. Mrs Baxter

Very impressed with both Louise and Girlings.

Mrs Wilson was always helpful and advice was freely given. A difficult time was dealt with considerately for the family.

Excellent service that left no room for improvement. Mr & Mrs Chubb

Level of service A1. Mr & Mrs Comer

Grateful for care, help and advice I was given by Louise Wilson.

I found everyone I have dealt with friendly, professional and courteous at all times. Mrs Perry

Mrs Wilson was exceptionally helpful and kind and went out of her way to make things as easy as possible while being most professional at the same time. Mrs Still

All seamless and professional. R Jones

Definitely much faster than other solicitors. Mr D Godden

You are unable to improve. Already above all expectations. Mr P Angell

As we have poor health and are shielding we very much appreciated (in this time of Covid) a home visit to discuss our Wills, a video meeting to confirm details and the signing process at home. Mrs M Kasap

I am really grateful for all of Louise's help. She was very patient and the information she gave was very helpful. Helen Merrick

Your service has been exceptional on the personal level. Mr and Mrs Chetin

I have had the pleasure of dealing with Louise on two separate matters recently, one being a property transaction and the other to update my Will. Louise pointed out some fundamental risks in the way that both of these were set up. After consultation my Will was re drafted to cater and correct the situation. I have found Louise to be both professional and knowledgeable. She also has a way of explaining things in a way that is easily understood. I would have no hesitation in recommending Girlings and in particular Louise. Melany Bydawell

Thank you for a clear and comprehensive service.

Private Client
Private Client

Louise is a Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer specialising in all aspects relating to Wills, probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Declarations of Trust. Louise is the chair of Faversham and Sittingbourne Age UK.

 

Louise can see you at either our Ashford office or Canterbury office, whichever suits you best.

Louise obtained an LLB degree in law from the University of Greenwich and was awarded a commendation upon completing the Legal Practice Course at the Inns of Law School of Law. Completing her training contact, Louise qualified as a solicitor in November 2005. Following a highly successful career within the Legal Aid arena advising on Criminal, Family and Landlord & Tenant Law – with two reported cases in the Legal Action Group Journal; 2007/2008 editions, Benson v Lewisham LBC and Mangion v Lewisham LBC [2008] EWCA Civ 1353 – Louise made the decision to focus solely on Private Client areas of law.

Private Client Wills & Succession Planning

My Specialisms

Within the Private Client area, Louise has gained a vast amount of experience in the following areas:

  • Dealing with probate: Estate administration, Variation of Wills
  • Declarations of Trust for property matters
  • Severance of Joint Tenancy and Entry of Restrictions at HM Land Registry
  • Advising on Inheritance Tax and Capital Gains Tax planning, tax mitigation and estate planning
  • Drafting of Wills and Lasting Power of Attorney
  • Work involving the Court of Protection – Deputy appointments and capacity issues
  • Lifetime gift planning,

Louise has a reputation for being an approachable and considerate solicitor and has been highly recommended on social media sites such as NetMums by previous clients.

Louise is also the Chair of the Board of Trustees of Age UK Faversham and Sittingbourne.

Away from the office Louise enjoys watching all types of sports, is a keen walker and in particular enjoys walking the many lovely coastal paths in Kent with family, friends and her two dogs.

 

Commitment Without Compromise