Vicky Jones

Wills and Probate

Qualified: 1999.

Joined Lawson West: 1997.

Vicky brings extensive experience to the firm and is the Director who oversees the specialist Planning, Protection and Probate Department.

Vicky graduated from the University of Leicester in 1996 with a degree in Law and completed the Post Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice with distinction in 1997 having completed the Legal Practice Course. Vicky joined Lawson West as a Trainee Solicitor in 1997 and qualified as a Solicitor in 1999.  Vicky previously specialised in Personal Injury Litigation before changing specialism to private client work, specialising in Probate, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Vicky has remained with the Firm since qualification and became a Partner in 2003.

Vicky has completed several professional development courses in probate and estate administration. 

Vicky has handled all types of estates from small and simple to complex taxable estates.  Vicky also has experience in preparing Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney and making applications to the Court of Protection.

Vicky works closely with clients and provides them with expert advice on a variety of matters relating to making a Will and planning for their future and for the future of their families which include care home fee planning and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

She comments: “I became a Solicitor because I wanted to be able to help people. My aim is to provide a friendly and professional service to all of my clients.

A large part of my role involves supporting clients during very difficult times of their lives so it is important to me to guide them through the legal process compassionately.”

Client testimonial: “Many thanks to Vicky Jones for her help, advice and support and her highly professional yet friendly manner.”