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Kirsty Thompson Associate, Wills, Tax, Trusts and Probate

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Kirsty is a wills, tax, trusts and probate associate solicitor at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester.

She is an expert in advising clients on issues relating to wills, lasting power of attorney, and estate administration matters.

She can also advise on a broad spectrum of estate planning matters including asset protection and inheritance tax, care home fees planning, and trusts for parents of children with learning difficulties.

She advises on lasting power of attorney for property and financial affairs and health and welfare and has previous experience in dealing with vulnerable clients involving the Court of Protection.

In addition, Kirsty is experienced in dealing with applications for grants of representation, and all aspects of estate administration.

She has particular experience in assisting clients with complex affairs requiring specialist advice on discretionary will trusts and lifetime settlements.

Kirsty often deals with estates that are subject to inheritance tax.


Career History

  • Since March 2014 Slater and Gordon
  • 2009-2014 Birchall Blackburn Law
  • 2004-2009 Sawle & Co Solicitors

Professional Memberships

  • Member of Solicitors for the Elderly
  • Member of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • Member of the Private Client Section of the Law Society

Recent Testimonials for Kirsty Thompson

“We have both found the whole experience extremely painless and very straightforward, due, in no small measure I think, to both your professionalism and your personal approach to matters.”

Mr D

“We would all like to thank you for your diligence and persistence over the past year dealing with Maureen's estate, many many thanks.”

Mr Myers, Queensland, Australia

“Thank you for all your help and support in a very difficult time it's been a long journey and I feel you have been a  part of that journey so on behalf of myself and all my family a big thank you for your empathy and efficiency.”

Mrs D. Kelly

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