Lesley is a partner of Wilkin Chapman Cooper, working within Beverley’s largest wills, trust and probate department. Lesley was recognised for her outstanding commitment to quality and her estates and succession planning work with high net worth individuals. The judges were particularly impressed with Lesley’s notable experience in advising families with disabled beneficiaries, farmers and business owners on arranging their affairs in an efficient way for inheritance tax and in passing assets to the next generation. Her advice and expertise in complex wills, inheritance tax planning and the creation and administration of trusts were also recognised.
Commenting on her win, Lesley said: “It’s a fantastic feeling for your work to be recognised amongst your peers. Winning the award has really served as testament to all the hard work I’ve undertaken over the last 10 years in developing private client work in Beverley.”
Lesley is also a well-known speaker at farming seminars and she regularly speaks and presents at local charity events, business and networking groups and groups for the other 50s. Based at Cooper Wilkin Chapman’s offices at the Hall, Lairgate, Lesley can be contacted on 01482 398398.