The Wilkes Partnership has a team of experienced specialists who can not only help you put together wills and codicils but can also assist with Inheritance Tax planning, personal taxation services and pensions. The team at Wilkes undertakes the administration and management of estates and trusts, and provides a comprehensive service to trustees, executors and beneficiaries.

Our team of highly skilled legal professionals utilise all their accumulated know-how and expertise to put together safe and effective tax planning to suit your needs. Proposed courses of action may include transferring assets to the next generation on retirement, or preserving assets during old age.

For business owners The Wilkes Partnership tax team has a strong track record of advising and assisting clients through the minefield of inheritance tax planning and work with them to ensure that their tax liabilities are properly organised and minimised.

Making a will is the best and most certain way of ensuring your hard-earned estate ends up in the hands of the people you choose and eliminates all the possible confusion and problems that may arise from intestacy or “home-made” wills.

We can help you

  • Inheritance Tax
  • Capital Gains Tax
  • Creation, variation and termination of trusts
  • Appointments and advances
  • Management and administration of trust funds
  • Tax advice and compliance
  • Creation and variation of charitable trusts
  • Preparation of wills and codicils
  • Inheritance tax planning
  • Personal taxation services
  • Pensions
  • Obtaining grants of probate and letters of administration
  • Post-death tax planning
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Court of Protection applications


Andrew Hasnip, Private Client The Wilkes Partnership, Birmingham Solicitor
Andrew Hasnip

Partner, Private Client

Eleanor Holland
Eleanor Holland

Managing Partner, Private Client

Ann-Marie Aston, Notary Public, The Wilkes Partnership, Birmingham Solicitors Solihull
Ann-Marie Aston

Partner, Court of Protection Lead

Philip Harrison

Consultant Solicitor

Andrew Piddock, The Wilkes Partnership, Coley & Tilley, Wills & Probate
Andrew Piddock

Consultant Solicitor, Private Client

Sophie Fenn, The Wilkes Partnership Solicitors, Birmingham, Solihull
Sophie Fenn

Associate Solicitor, Private Client

Adrian Schuck, Private Client Solicitor, Wilkes, Birmingham & Solihull
Adrian Schuck

Associate Solicitor, Private Client

Lucy Cox
Lucy Cox

Solicitor, Private Client

Nicola Pitt, Private Client Solicitor, Birmingham, The Wilkes Partnership
Nicola Bayley

Solicitor, Private Client

Rachael Chambers, Private Client Solicitor, Birmingham, The Wilkes Partnership
Rachael Chambers

Solicitor, Private Client

Tim Burrows | Private Client Solicitor | The Wilkes Partnership
Tim Burrows

Solicitor, Private Client

Verity Lee, Lasting Power of Attorney Solicitor, Solihull, Birmingham,Midlands
Verity Shepherd

Senior Legal Executive, Private Client

What our clients say

  • The Wilkes Partnership is a well established Birmingham player offering Clients a credible alternative to the large national practices. The Firm’s strategy focuses particularly on owner managed businesses and on being a second supplier of specialist legal services to PLCs.

    - Legal 500