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Caroline is a highly experienced private client lawyer, extremely well known in the region and well respected in professional circles. She specialises in providing long term advice to families and their trusts on wealth devolution and capital tax mitigation, often acting as executor/trustee to provide an objective view.
Caroline is particularly noted for balancing strong technical expertise with the softer skills necessary to deal with the sensitive situations which can arise within extended wealthy families.
Caroline has strong Yorkshire roots and well-established relationships with professional contacts, often working alongside them to provide a “family office” service to the region’s wealthy families.
Caroline was one of the earliest STEP members in Yorkshire and has served on the Yorkshire STEP committee.
Caroline is ranked in the current edition of Chambers High Net Worth Guide for Private Wealth Law and the team is ranked Band 1 for York, Hull and surrounds, and also National Leaders (outside London) categories.
Professional Memberships and Associations
Member of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
Ranked by Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2023
Recognised by Legal 500 UK 2022
Committee member of Leeds Festival Chorus
Joined Raworths: 2019
Education: Leeds University (LLB Hons) and College of Law, Chester
Previous roles: Womble Bond Dickinson (where she had led their Yorkshire Private Client team for 10 years), Addleshaw Booth, Rollits, Pinsents
Born: Leamington Spa
Solicitor: Qualified in 1984
provides an excellent service; she is always available and is very knowledgeable.