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Farhana Ahmed

Solicitor

Farhana Ahmed

Solicitor

I am a Solicitor in the Private Client Department.

Areas of Work

I provide advice on a variety of private client matters relating to Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs), administration of trusts & estates and Court of Protection applications.

I advise on Wills incorporating trusts, such as life interest trust and discretionary trusts.

I advise and draft LPAs specific to the needs of individuals to ensure that their wishes are accurately reflected.

I am able to advise Executors on all aspects of administration of estates including complex inheritance tax calculations and utilising all exemptions available.

Qualifications and accreditations

I qualified as a Solicitor in February 2018.

I am an Associate member of  STEP, the leading worldwide professional body for the most experienced and senior practitioners in the fields of trusts, estates and related issues. 

I am a Dementia Friend which helps me assist clients and their families through difficult times.

My Previous Experience

Prior to  commencing my training contract with BakerLaw in August 2016,  I had a particular interest in private client law, having worked in this area as a paralegal and a private client advisor for approximately 4 years. During my training contract I undertook seats in Private client, Family and Dispute Resolution.

What clients say about me...

"I am very happy with the service, given especially as I am housebound and Miss Ahmed came to see me quite a few times.  She was very kind and explained everything in terms I could understand."  Mrs F

"Professional yet friendly staff. Miss Ahmed answered all my queries and was very helpful in guiding me through the processes for my Lasting Power of Attorney and Will." - Mrs B

"My wife and I were very pleased and impressed with the way that Farhana Ahmed dealt with us and would recommend both Farhana and BakerLaw to our family and friends. Thank you." - Mr F 

"Farhana who came to the house was very kind and helpful. She took time to explain everything and put me at ease. I would recommend your firm to others." -Mrs J