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Later Life Planning
At Rogers & Norton we appreciate that clients of a certain age may require a little extra care, attention and support when making decisions, whether it be making a Will, on a death of a loved one, a Lasting Power of Attorney, thoughts of giving away their home or just making sure that everything is in order for their nearest and dearest.
Specialist solicitors for Later Life Planning
Our dedicated private client team are on hand to support and advise you on all aspects of later life planning.
Louisa Shailes is a member of Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE) which is an independent national organisation of lawyers, such as solicitors, barristers, and legal executives who all provide specialist legal advice for older and vulnerable people, their families and carers in accordance with the SFE Code of Practice.
Laura Rumsey is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, together with membership to the Solicitors for the Elderly.
Our specialists can advise on a wide range of legal issues affecting elderly and vulnerable people and take into account each person’s particular characteristics and requirements, especially those of a mental or physical nature, to ensure that they are able to understand the legal processes and documentation required. Our advice is specifically tailored to each client’s individual needs. If appropriate, we also liaise with our specialists in other departments, financial advisers and other professionals to provide you with a complete solution to your legal problems.
We have offices located in the centre of Norwich and Attleborough, and are easily accessible with free on-site parking. If transport is a problem we can visit clients in the comfort of their own home.
We can help with:
- Lasting Powers of Attorney
- Administration of Estates
- Court of Protection matters
- Advising Attorneys and Deputies
- Acting as an Attorney
- Inheritance Tax queries
- Planning and preparing for the future
- Home Care fees
- Family arrangements
- Property ownership
- Advance Decisions
If you have an issue and require advice, whether listed above or not, do contact one of our team who will be able to talk to you and guide you in the right direction.
What our clients say
A good experience and we have confidence that our affairs were dealt with professionally.
C. D. / Norwich
Totally professional at all times and always phoned / emailed back if necessary.
Just to say thank you for everything you have done for me and my family other the past 3 years !
Miss R / Dereham
Barbara was very kind & helpful but also very professional. She explained things in an understanding way which was appreciated.
Mrs S / Norwich
Charlotte was very professional in her manner & knowledge, explaining everything clearly to us, and was very pleasant and friendly!
Mr & Mrs D / Attleborough
Very business-like, clear & easy to understand. Friendly & respectful. Matter promptly dealt with & concluded.
Mrs L / Thetford
Laura made a very stressful situation much more bearable. She is patient and sensitive to our needs.
Mrs W. / Norwich
Calm professional manner made the process easy. I never felt rushed the atmosphere was relaxed.
Mrs H. / Norwich
Overt efficiency making the potentially incomprehensible comprehensible.
The mystique was translated into clarity and the purpose simplified.
Mr & Mrs H. / Norfolk
Excellent overall service, am very pleased with all aspects of service.
Mr B. / Norwich
All staff show high level of care and understanding particularly at times of emotional vulnerability such as when dealing with the estates of the deceased, probate etc.
Mrs W / Watton
Special thanks for your kind and considerate handling of what to me was very complicated and involved documentation which you explained excellently so that even I understood it.
I will be pleased to recommend you to anyone as a 1st class solicitor.
Barbara took time to explain things in a way that was easily understood (no legal speak).
Mrs R / Aylsham
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