Stephen is a director who joined Harland & Co in 2002. He was previously a partner and head of Private Client in a practice based in Solihull in the West Midlands specialising in estate planning and estate administration for high net worth individuals and prior to that was an associate with both a Legal 500 firm and a niche elderly client law practice. He is a Registered Trust and Estate practitioner and a member of both Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE) and the Law Society’s Private Client Section
Stephen specialises in applications for probate, the administration of estates and the preparation of wills and trusts. He also deals with living wills, powers of attorney and deputyship orders. He often works with clients through traumatic times such as a bereavement or a diagnosis of dementia, and finds satisfaction in helping to make things a little easier for them during a difficult period in their lives.