Senior Associate (Chartered Legal Executive)
Jennie joined Birketts in March 2020 as a Senior Associate in our Private Client Advisory Team.
Jennie has over 20 years’ experience specialising in private client work. Her particular area of expertise is dealing with Court of Protection work, acting as a professional Deputy and Attorney in looking after the property and financial affairs of those individuals who lack mental capacity. Jennie also acts as a professional Trustee, as well as advising clients in the preparation of Wills and Powers of Attorney, providing Inheritance Tax planning advice, and dealing with Probate Administration.
Jennie is based in our Ipswich office.
Jennie moved to Ipswich in 1996 after leaving University. Prior to joining Birketts, she worked for two large local firms, completing her qualification as a Chartered Legal Executive, and has built her reputation in Suffolk with clients and connectors alike. Jennie is experienced in public speaking, regularly giving presentations to NHS employees at their pre-retirement workshops, and is a member of Business Woman’s Network.
Outside work, Jennie is the secretary of a local Scout group and is a busy mum of two boys. She enjoys theatre, reading and interior design.