As well as leading the Private Client Department, Stephen is the lead Partner with responsibility for the Asset Planning Team.
He joined the firm in 1997 as a trainee, and became a partner in 2006.
Stephen’s main specialist area of work includes estate and tax planning, Will preparation, Court of Protection work and estate administration.
He is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the leading worldwide professional body of practitioners in the field of trusts, estates and related issues. Stephen is also a member of Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE) which enables him to offer expert advice for older clients in connection with areas such as the funding of long term care.
When he’s not delivering great advice to clients, you’ll find Stephen climbing in the Lakes.