Solicitor at Gardner Leader LLP

Gardner Leader LLP

Penny Wright

Solicitor - Partner

SRA ID: 193565

Penny is a Partner in the Inheritance Protection team. Penny qualified as a solicitor in 1999 and has wide-ranging experience of acting for individuals in relation to their Wills, estate planning, trusts, powers of attorney, probate and inheritance tax planning. Penny also has a particular interest in philanthropy and charity law. Inheritance Protection Experience As a member of the Inheritance Protection Team, Penny helps her clients with estate planning, including Wills and inheritance tax advice; mental capacity issues and Court of Protection matters; preparing Lasting Powers of Attorney; establishing and advising on trusts; dealing with probate and administration of estates. Penny regularly contributes articles to journals and speaks at seminars and other events on these issues. Charity Law Experience Penny advises charities on all aspects of charity law, including compliance with the requirements of the Charities Act and the expectations of the Charity Commission. Penny also helps people wanting to establish new charities, with advice about the appropriate structure for the charity, drafting governing documents, complying with the public benefit requirements, and applying to the Charity Commission for registration. Her wide-ranging experience includes forming new charities; advising charity trustees on their duties and responsibilities; dealing with permanent endowment; drafting policies and advising on governance matters; handling constitutional changes and mergers. Penny provides charity trustee training, contributes articles to journals and speaks at seminars and other events.

White Hart House, Market Place, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 5BA

Licensed for 20 years

Practice Areas

Charities, Wills, Trusts & Probate

5.0/5 1 Customer Review 1
  • Charities 40%
  • Wills, Trusts & Probate 60%
1 Client Review

5.0/5

Overall experience

  • Value for money
  • Professionalism
  • Initial Impression
  • Approachability
  • Services
  • Knowledge

Reviews summary

  • Excellent
    1
  • Very Good
    0
  • Average
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Awful
    0
Anonymous
Click to rate
Verified Client
Verified Verified Client Added 3 weeks ago Report to admin
Gardner Leader LLP
Collected whilst working at Gardner Leader LLP
March 04, 2020 20200304205203

Wills, Trusts and Probate

5

I found the service was informative, sensitive and met our (not very enacting) needs

Solicitor named in this review: Penny Wright

A representative from Gardner Leader LLP responded to this review on 09 March, 2020

We are thrilled that you were happy with the service both Penny Wright and our Inheritance Protection Solicitors in our Newbury office provided.

Was this review helpful? Yes

About Penny Wright

Penny is a Partner in the Inheritance Protection team. Penny qualified as a solicitor in 1999 and has wide-ranging experience of acting for individuals in relation to their Wills, estate planning, trusts, powers of attorney, probate and inheritance tax planning. Penny also has a particular interest in philanthropy and charity law. Inheritance Protection Experience As a member of the Inheritance Protection Team, Penny helps her clients with estate planning, including Wills and inheritance tax advice; mental capacity issues and Court of Protection matters; preparing Lasting Powers of Attorney; establishing and advising on trusts; dealing with probate and administration of estates. Penny regularly contributes articles to journals and speaks at seminars and other events on these issues. Charity Law Experience Penny advises charities on all aspects of charity law, including compliance with the requirements of the Charities Act and the expectations of the Charity Commission. Penny also helps people wanting to establish new charities, with advice about the appropriate structure for the charity, drafting governing documents, complying with the public benefit requirements, and applying to the Charity Commission for registration. Her wide-ranging experience includes forming new charities; advising charity trustees on their duties and responsibilities; dealing with permanent endowment; drafting policies and advising on governance matters; handling constitutional changes and mergers. Penny provides charity trustee training, contributes articles to journals and speaks at seminars and other events.

Languages Spoken: English

Contact Penny Wright

Address

Gardner Leader LLP

White Hart House

Market Place

Newbury

Berkshire



Phone 01635 508080

Website

Resume

LICENSE

Country

Status

Acquired

Updated

United Kingdom

Currently Registered

01/11/99

16/02/20

We found no instances of professional misconduct for this solicitor

WORK EXPERIENCE

Title

Name

Duration

Partner

Gardner Leader

?-present