Pat joined Punch Robson in August 2017 as Associate Solicitor and Head of the Wills, Probate & Trusts department. Pat brings with her a wealth of experience in non-contentious private client matters, having practiced as a Solicitor in the North East for more than 30 years.
Her focus on Wills, Probate & Trust matters is driven by a keen interest in ensuring that complex challenges are dealt with well and she takes a real interest and enjoyment in working with and acting on behalf of clients. Pat has represented clients in a wide range of situations with international elements as well as very high value estates. She is fully experienced in the role of Professional Deputy and takes her responsibilities in that area extremely seriously.
In leading the department Pat’s aim is to ensure that the team are well supported and trained to provide high levels of service to clients. She also focuses on building strong links with the Family Law & Mental Health departments to ensure that Court of Protection and Deputyship cases are handled seamlessly.
In her spare time Pat regularly volunteers with young people and is a level four Athletics Technical Official for field events which means you might come across her on the javelin field!