Anya is a solicitor who qualified in 2020 having trained with Slee Blackwell. She works in our private client and contentious probate teams. She also deals with Court of Protection matters, including deputyship applications and ongoing administration. Approximately 85% of Anya’s cases involve contentious issues. Her wills and probate work involves a mixture of taxable and non-taxable estates.
In the field of contentious probate law, Anya has assisted clients with challenging the validity of wills and pursuing claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975.
Anya attained a first class degree in law at the University of Warwick before completing her Masters at the University of Exeter. While undertaking her Masters, Anya ‘s research considered whether a fair balance is achieved between claimants and defendants in claims under the Inheritance Act.