Hannah is a solicitor in our private client team.

Hannah advises on all aspects of Wills, tax planning, probates and the preparation and registration of lasting powers of attorney. She helps a variety of private individuals based locally in Hertfordshire.

Expertise

Hannah advises clients who are making a Will for the first time, as well as assisting clients who wish to make changes to their current Wills as their circumstances have changed.

Her experience in the administration of estates ranges from small estates through to large complex estates. She has experience in drafting deeds of variation and assisting executors with their responsibilities.

Hannah also has experience of preparing and registering lasting powers of attorney.

Hannah studied Law at the University of Surrey and then completed the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in London. Hannah joined Debenhams Ottaway in 2014 as a trainee solicitor and qualified in 2016. Hannah was promoted to associate in 2021.

In Touch

Hannah is a member of:

  • Hertfordshire Junior Lawyers Division
  • Hertfordshire Law Society
  • Private Client Section of the Law Society.
What Clients Say
  • Hannah gave a clear explanation in a friendly way.

    Client
  • Hannah was very professional and efficient. I felt safe in her hands.

    Client
  • Hannah explained things very clearly. As a result of this our decision making was well informed.

     

    Client
  • Helpful in everyway.

    Client
  • Polite clear and understandable descriptions of work involved. Very approachable and professional in all dealings. I felt a valued client and my needs understood and always dealt with.

    Merrin Harger
  • Hannah was very informative and provided us with useful guidance. We felt that we mattered as a client.

    Client
  • Friendly, communicating legal aspects in understandable layman’s terms.

    Client
  • Honest warning of delays anticipated in official channels out of Debenham Ottaway’s control. Prompt responses to telephone queries.

    Peter Antram
  • Being able to speak to Hannah via a Zoom call (due to COVID 19) which enabled a simple will to be finalised fast and efficiently.

    Client
  • Despite Covid, a prompt service and face to face meeting on Zoom with all details to hand. Whole process very simple and clear.

     

     

    Noelle Stallard