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Lisa-Jane Howes

Partner and Head of Wills, Estates, Tax and Trusts
Telephone:
01522 515971
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Lisa-Jane is a partner at our Lincoln office and head of department for our private client team. She qualified at the College of Law in Chester in 1994, having achieved a distinction for the Legal Practice Course. Prior to coming to Wilkin Chapman Lisa-Jane worked in the tax department at Eversheds in Nottingham.

She has over 15 years' experience in dealing with wills, inheritance tax planning, trusts and probates and is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). She specialises in high value estates and in particular probates, wills and trusts including businesses and agricultural assets (land and farmhouses) and their associated reliefs for Inheritance Tax.

Awards & Accreditations

Chambers 2017 _ Howes     Howes_LJ_Chambers 2016   

 Chambers 2015 Howes    Chambers 2014 Howes

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What our customers say:

"Clients describe her as 'consistently cheerful and helpful' and also add that 'communicating with her is always easy'"

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Clients describe her as 'consistently cheerful and helpful' and also add that 'communicating with her is always easy'

Chambers Directory, 2015

"Lisa-Jane Howes is 'sharp and to the point'."

Lisa-Jane Howes is 'sharp and to the point'.

Legal 500, 2014

"Lisa-Jane Howes is recognised by clients as dealing 'with all queries in a pleasant and confident manner,' whilst giving the 'whole picture'."

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Lisa-Jane Howes is recognised by clients as dealing 'with all queries in a pleasant and confident manner,' whilst giving the 'whole picture'.

Chambers Directory, 2014

"Lisa-Jane Howes has a refreshing approach'."

Lisa-Jane Howes has a refreshing approach'.

Legal 500, 2013

"She is very knowledgeable, efficient, helpful and understanding. She stuck to her deadlines, kept us informed throughout the process and achieved her mandate..."

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She is very knowledgeable, efficient, helpful and understanding. She stuck to her deadlines, kept us informed throughout the process and achieved her mandate in the timescale and on budget.

Chambers Directory 2016

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