Chris Partington Partner & Head of Private Client

Chris is head of our Private Client team and has 15 years’ experience in advising on all aspects of Estate Planning, Court of Protection law…

Chris is head of our Private Client team and has 15 years’ experience in advising on all aspects of Estate Planning, Court of Protection law…

Biography

Chris is head of our Private Client team and has 15 years’ experience in advising on all aspects of Estate Planning, Court of Protection law and Wills and Probate. He is one of 22 Court of Protection Panel Guardians, also one of only 71 Court of Protection Panel Deputies in the country acting on behalf of or protecting mentally incapacitated individuals. Chris also acts as a Professional Attorney for many of our clients.

Chris qualified as a solicitor in 2005 after reading law at Manchester Metropolitan University gaining both an honours degree and a masters degree. He completed his training contract at Slater Heelis in 2005 having joined the firm in 2003. He became a partner in 2009.

As a member of Solicitors for the Elderly, he specialises in advising clients on the best way of protecting their families and their loved ones assets. He assists with Court of Protection applications and gives guidance on Lasting Powers of Attorney. Due to the sensitive and potentially stressful nature of this type of work, Chris has a particularly sensitive approach to advising in these matters, recognising that many clients need friendly support and reassurance in addition to uncomplicated advice on the legal issues.

 

 

What our clients say about us

Thank you Chris for the work done on our Wills and Lasting Power of Attorney.  Carol and I have much appreciated the effort you and your team have put into this, in order for a successful conclusion to be reached.

Mike and Carol