Jenny Barron is the latest addition to the Wills, Trust and Probate department in the AWB Charlesworth LLP Skipton Office – taking the team in Skipton to 7 staff, and the department as a whole to 15 staff across three offices.
Jenny specialises in Wills, Trusts, Probate, Tax Planning and Court of Protection matters and is keen to work closely with the existing AWB Charlesworth LLP agricultural team specialising in Tax Planning for farmers.
Jenny has joined the Firm from another local town centre solicitors where she initially started out her legal career as a temporary secretary. Jenny studied Law at Newcastle upon Tyne University attaining a 2:1 degree, followed by further studying for her LPC at the College of Law York.
When asked about her chosen career path Jenny said:
“I love my specialism because of the wide variety of clients and work: every day is different. In addition it is an area of law where I am able to make a positive contribution to my clients’ lives at what can be a very difficult time.”
With regards to joining AWB Charlesworth LLP Jenny stated:
“I am thrilled to join AWB Charlesworth LLP because they are a modern, progressive firm who put client care above all else. My role here gives me the opportunity to continue to advise on private client matters as well as offering specialist legal advice to farming clients. I am really looking forward to working with the excellent team here.”
Skipton Partner and Private Client Solicitor Liam O’Neill commented:
“I’m delighted such an experienced private client solicitor has joined the team. Jenny shares our values and our commitment to put the best interests of our clients at the heart of what we do.”