Rowberry Morris Thames Valley

0118 958 5611

Rowberry Morris is a very well established firm of solicitors. From our offices in Reading, Staines, Tadley and Richmond we provide good value and friendly services to individuals and businesses.

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February 09, 2018 20180209201502

To keep our original Will for future


Helen Greenwood and Brenda has always been helpful, and secretary on the desk as you come through doors.

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February 01, 2018 20180201201502

Probate ,Land registry and tax


All the above administration, and any connecting concerns, were settled promptly and efficiently, with minimum disturbance to me at a difficult time following the death of my husband. I was more than satisfied with the attention I received from Mrs Helen Greenwood.

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Verified Gerald Added 3 weeks ago Report to admin
January 28, 2018 20180128201501

Will and Probate


Helen made a very distressing time less stressful and eased any worries we had.

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Verified Helen Added 4 weeks ago Report to admin
January 26, 2018 20180126201501

Confident, Accurate and A Company with Total Client Interest


Liam and his firm were totally professional as expected of course from a firm of Solicitors. However, they actually take the time to listen to the problem, ask what outcome you are looking for and guide you through processes in what can and cannot be done. Firmly providing both myself and my client total satisfaction from beginning to end.

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Verified Christopher Added 1 month ago Report to admin
January 24, 2018 20180124201502

My Will


First class service.

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Verified MONICA Added 1 month ago Report to admin
January 07, 2018 20180107201502

Litigation / Dispute Resolution


I would be very happy to use you again, anytime in the future.

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Verified Derek Added 1 month ago Report to admin
January 06, 2018 20180106201502



The help, advice, and service I had from the solicitors was second to none.

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Verified Robert Added 1 month ago Report to admin
January 01, 2018 20180101201501

Mother's Probate


Claire was extremely friendly, efficient and respectful at all times during a difficult time for me and my family. I couldn't recommend her highly enough.

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Verified Deborah Added 1 month ago Report to admin
January 01, 2018 20180101201501

Will and Power of attorney


Rowberry morris took care of all my needs, were polite and professional throughout and made my options very clear. The whole process was made extremely easy.

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January 01, 2018 20180101201501

Making a new will


Claire made the whole process seem very simple.

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Solicitors who work at Rowberry Morris Thames Valley

  • Jasbinder Dail

    Jasbinder is a partner and head of the family department, based in our Reading office. Jasbinder deals solely in childcare law, which is work involving care proceedings, adoption and other highly sensitive cases in which Social Services are involved. She is dedicated to providing her clients with an expert level of care and represents both parents and children’s guardians in cases around the Thames Valley and beyond. Such is her expertise, that she is involved in cases throughout the country. Highly regarded in her area of law by clients, the local judiciary and other professionals, Jasbinder is capably assisted within the childcare department by Caroline Milton, who is a paralegal and training to be a chartered legal executive in her own right.

  • Anna Illingworth

    Having obtained a BA Hons History degree at Royal Holloway and Bedford New College of London University, completing her conversion course at Oxford Brookes and her LPC at Bristol University, Anna qualified as a solicitor in 1998. She joined Rowberry Morris in 2011 and became a partner in 2012. She is an employment law specialist and an ACTAPS (Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists) registered contentious trust and probate specialist. Employment With over 12 years' specialist experience, Anna advises employers and employees in relation to non-contentious matters that include recruitment, appraisals, sickness and absence management, flexible working, contracts of employment, restrictive covenants, staff handbooks and employment processes, and systems and reorganisations. Anna also advises employers and employees in relation to employment disputes in the employment tribunals and courts in relation to disputes that include restrictive covenants, unfair dismissal, age, , maternity and disability discrimination, breach of contract and wrongful dismissal, whistleblowing and redundancy.

  • Liam Connolly

    Liam works as a dedicated dispute resolution solicitor within our Reading office. He has considerable experience of practice in a wide range of matters including commercial litigation, civil litigation and employment law. Having qualified as a solicitor in 2009, Liam joined Rowberry Morris in December 2012. Experienced in acting for both companies and individuals in both complex matters with a high financial value and technical bias, and also straightforward contractual claims. Liam enjoys assisting both landlords and tenants in commercial and residential disputes. From time to time Liam devises and delivers training and events in these particular areas. In addition to these areas of practice, Liam is highly experienced in advising employers and employees on a range of contentious and non-contentious employment issues. To make an appointment with Liam, please either e mail him or contact his assistant, Karen Todd on 0118 9516630 or by e mail to

  • Mary Collyer

    Mary deals with all aspects of private client work, including: preparing and updating wills, and advising on what happens if you do not have a will in place preparing and registering lasting powers of attorney the administration of an estate when a loved one dies Court of Protection work (when an individual is unable to manage their affairs) creating and administering lifetime trusts and will trusts Inheritance tax planning Mary is a fully qualified member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practictioners), an internationally recognised organisation of lawyers and other professionals who are particularly qualified to advise on wills, trusts, probate and related tax matters. Mary is also a dementia friend. Mary qualified as a solicitor in 2006, following the completion of her training contract with London firm, Collyer Bristow LLP. She worked for firms in Bath and Newbury before joining Rowberry Morris’ Reading in 2012. To make an appointment with Mary, please email her at or contact either of her assistants, Victoria Frankel or Sue Payne (Wednesday to Friday) on 0118 9516612 or by email to

  • Karen Grimm

    Karen is based in our Reading office, where she is the Head of Private Client Department Karen specialises in providing a personal and tailor-made service to her clients, including a particular focus on her elderly clients. She has developed a good working relationship with local service providers, such as care homes, social services and charities and is a full professional member of Solicitors for the Elderly, an independent, national organisation of lawyers committed to providing the highest quality of legal advice to these clients and their families. Many of her clients worry about the possibility of future care costs eroding their children’s inheritance. Karen can advise you on your financial responsibility and help you to plan for the future, including advising you on NHS funded care and ways in which you can protect your children and grand-children’s inheritance. Karen is a Dementia Friend. Karen can advise you on how you and your family would benefit from making a Lasting Power of Attorney, as well as on all matters relating to Enduring Powers of Attorney. She can also assist you in circumstances where no Power of Attorney is in place and an application for the appointment of a Court of Protection appointed Deputy is required. Karen is a full professional member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) a worldwide professional organisation for practitioners dealing with family inheritance and succession planning. Karen will be happy to prepare a Will for you or if you already have a Will, review this with you on a life changing event. She will advise you on claims that you ought to consider and discuss the potential Inheritance Tax liability of your estate and the ways in which you might reduce this. Where a loved one has passed away Karen will be happy to deal with the Administration of their estate on your behalf if you are the executor or administrator including dealing with their tax affairs, collecting in or transferring their assets and distributing the estate in accordance with their Will or the Rules of Intestacy, if no Will has been made. To make an appointment with Karen, please either email her at, or contact her on 0118 951 6612

About This Branch

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The firm’s lawyers provide a personal service tailored to clients’ particular needs, delivered with a high degree of professionalism at reasonable cost. Over time four of the firm’s partners have been made local judges in the Thames Valley area. Rowberry Morris believes in building long-lasting relationships and showing loyalty to clients. Its partners and solicitors have considerable expertise and experience in their areas of specialism and many are members of expert panels.

Legal Services
  • Personal Injury
  • Divorce & Separation
  • Renting & Tenancy Agreements
  • Purchase & Sale
  • Tax
  • Employment - General
  • Remortgages
  • Clinical Negligence
  • Repossessions
  • Wills & Probate
  • Media & Sports
  • Family Mediation
  • Neighbour Disputes
  • Children
  • Purchase & Sale Of Commercial Property
  • Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
  • Commercial Leases
  • Mediation

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