Ryan Carr

I am a corporate and commercial solicitor, my work involves research, due diligence and drafting a range of corporate and commercial documents.

I qualified in April 2019 and joined Tinsdills shortly after, in October 2019, after working for Grindeys.

I have experience of all aspects of commercial client matters and specialise in:

    • Due diligence
    • Drafting corporate and commercial documents
    • Data Protection and GDPR
    • Research

If you would like to discuss how I can help you further then please do not hesitate to contact me by email to  ryan.carr@tinsdills.co.uk or by telephone on 01782 652394

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Michelle Birchall

I am a Private Client Legal Executive working within our Wills Trust and Probate department. I deal with a broad range of matters including the preparation of Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, applications to the Court of Protection and Probate and Estate Administrations.

I qualified as a Legal Executive in 2009, having over 10 years of experience. I recently moved to Tinsdills in October 2019 after working for Grindeys.

I have experience of all aspects of Private Client matters and specialise in:

  • Wills
  • Administration of estates
  • Inheritance tax
  • Lasting powers of attorney
  • Applications to the Court of Protection

I …

Luigi Dimaio

I am a Private Client Solicitor working within our Wills Trust and Probate department. Helping clients to prepare wills and trusts, advising on future planning and inheritance tax, raising applications to the Court of Protection, and managing the administration of estates.

I qualified as a solicitor in 1994, having over 25 years of experience. I recently moved to Tinsdills in October 2019 after working for Grindeys.

I have experience of all aspects of Private Client matters and specialise in:

  • Probate and the administration of estates
  • Court of Protection deputyships
  • Attorneyships
  • Administration of Trusts

I work with a variety of clients …

Lauren Wild

I am a commercial property solicitor, I support clients with the handling of commercial property transactions from start to finish, as well as dealing with legal charges over a property, mortgages and title deeds.

I qualified as a solicitor in January 2017, having 2 years of experience. I recently moved to Tinsdills in October 2019 after working for Grindeys.

I have experience in a wide range of residential and commercial property matters including the following:

  • Title information
  • Multiple or high value transactions
  • Property portfolios
  • Property sales and purchases
  • Title documents
  • Searches

If you would like to discuss how I can …

Julia Hagan

I am a commercial property solicitor and supports business clients with their commercial property transactions, including acting for lenders and tenants.

I qualified as a solicitor in 2000, having over 19 years of experience. I recently moved to Tinsdills in October 2019 after working for Grindeys.

I have experience in a wide range of residential and commercial property matters including the following:

  • Leases
  • Multiple or high value transactions
  • Development sites
  • Property acquisitions and sales
  • Re-financing
  • Pre-emption agreements and options

If you would like to discuss how I can help you, please do not hesitate to contact me by email to …

Jason Washington

I am a Commercial Litigation solicitor and advise and assist both businesses and individuals in resolving disputes. My client base includes owner-managed businesses, high net worth individuals, national lenders and multi-property landlords and social housing providers and insolvency practitioners.

I qualified as a solicitor in 2000, having 19 years of experience. I recently moved to Tinsdills in October 2019 after working for Grindeys.

My workload includes contractual disputes, issues arising out of corporate transactions, shareholder litigation, negligence actions, commercial property/landlord and tenant issues, restrictive covenant disputes, rights of way disputes, claims involving the ownership of land including claims under TOLATA, …

Helen Jackson

After qualifying as a solicitor in 1989 I have specialised in Family Law for 30 years, based in North and mid-Staffordshire but also representing clients in courts across the Midlands and occasionally beyond.

I have been a member of Resolution for many years and my practice reflects its values, focusing on the needs of families and children and working constructively for the best outcomes wherever possible. I am told that I have a reputation of being firm but fair.

I firmly believe that identifying the right process for particular clients and their families can affect the outcome and will certainly …

Claire Fish

I am a Client Service Advisor providing first point of contact for Conveyancing enquiries, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries, Family enquiries, Dispute Resolution enquiries and Personal Injury enquiries. I joined the firm in 2018 working in the Client Service team having previously worked for a leading car sales company.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact and quotes for the following:

  • Property sale quote
  • Property purchase quote
  • Property re-mortgage quote
  • Restructure of Title Deed quote
  • Transfer of Equity quote
  • Wills enquiries, quotes and appointments
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney

Heather Arnold

I am a Trainee Solicitor currently working the Commercial Property department. I commenced my Training Contract at Tinsdills in September 2018, after working in the Commercial Property department of the firm from March 2018. I completed my first seat within the Family department in July 2019. Prior to joining Tinsdills, I achieved a First Class Law Degree from Keele University in 2017 and a Distinction in my Legal Practice LLM Course from Nottingham Trent University in 2018. I am due to qualify as a Solicitor in September 2020.

I am involved in the following matters:

• Plot sales
• Residential …

Alex Medford

I am a trainee solicitor currently working in the Company and Commercial, Dispute Resolution and Employment departments. I assist on a variety of company, commercial and employment matters, which include settlement agreements, share purchase agreements, mergers, re-organisations and restructures. In the Dispute Resolution team I assist on matters regarding boundary disputes, possession proceedings and professional negligence claims amongst other disputes.

Prior to joining Tinsdills, I graduated from the University of Birmingham with a law degree in 2017. I then achieved a distinction in the Legal Practice Course at BPP University in Birmingham in 2018.

If you would like to discuss …

Louise Williams

I am a Trainee Solicitor in the Commercial Property Department due to qualify as a Solicitor in December 2019.

I joined Tinsdills in September 2017 and commenced my training contract in December 2017. I have completed training seats in the Commercial Property, Company and Commercial, Dispute Resolution and Personal Injury Departments. Prior to joining Tinsdills, I completed The Graduate Diploma in Law at The University of Law, Guildford in 2016, following a previous career in Brand Management. I then relocated to the Cheshire area and went on to complete my Legal Practice Course at The University of Law, Chester in …

Sarah Longley

I am a family law solicitor and qualified in 2019 following completion of my training contract with the firm.

I am a member of Resolution and have experience in the following matters:

  • Dealing with divorce including the preparation of petitions and the proceedings in general
  • Advising clients on all aspects of their separation and financial matters
  • Advising clients on children related issues
  • Preparing documentation by way of statements, separation deeds, consent orders, pre-nuptial agreements and change of name deeds
  • Preparing applications for court proceedings and dealing with Court proceedings in general

My aim is to assist the client by providing …

Amelia Blackhurst

I am a Trainee Solicitor currently working in Residential Conveyancing. I started my Training Contract at Tinsdills in December 2017 and, following a successful seat in Conveyancing, I am due to qualify into the team in December 2019.

I am involved in the following matters:

  • Residential purchases
  • Residential sales
  • Registering unregistered land
  • Acquiring additional land
  • Transfers of Equity
  • Re-mortgage

Our focus is to make every transaction as smooth as possible for our clients. Whether it’s buying your first home or moving onto your forever home, I and the team understand the stresses that can come with each transaction. By communicating …

Kelly Handley

I am a Client Service Advisor providing first point of contact for Conveyancing enquiries, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries, Family enquiries, Dispute Resolution enquiries and Personal Injury enquiries. I joined the firm in 2016 working in the Client Service team having previously worked as an estate agent for leading local company.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact and quotes for the following:

  • Property sale quote
  • Property purchase quote
  • Property re-mortgage quote
  • Restructure of Title Deed quote
  • Transfer of Equity quote
  • Wills enquiries, quotes and appointments
  • Lasting Powers

Kerry O’Rourke

I am a Client Service Advisor providing first point of contact for Conveyancing enquiries, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries, Family enquiries and Dispute Resolution enquiries. I joined the firm in 2016 working in Client Service team, having previously worked in accounts and HR at a busy engineering company.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact and quotes for the following:

  • Property sale quote
  • Property purchase quote
  • Property re-mortgage quote
  • Restructure of Title Deed quote
  • Transfer of Equity quote
  • Wills enquiries, quotes and appointments
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries,

Jakki Johnson

I am a Client Service Advisor providing first point of contact for Conveyancing enquiries, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney enquiries, Family enquiries and Dispute Resolution enquiries. I joined the firm in 1992 initially as a Legal Secretary predominantly based in the Business Services Unit and Personal Injury Department. In 2015 I joined the Client Service team and have worked in this department ever since.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact and quotes for the following:

  • Property sale quote
  • Property purchase quote
  • Property re-mortgage quote
  • Restructure of Title Deed

Liz Tappin

I am a residential property Solicitor and I work in all aspects of residential conveyancing.

I qualified as a solicitor in January 2016 and I support this role with over 18 years experience of teaching Economics and Business Studies.

I deal with all aspects of conveyancing including:

  • Property purchases
  • Property sales
  • Leasehold sales and purchases
  • New Build purchases
  • Help to Buy and Shared Ownership purchases
  • Re-mortgages
  • Transfers of Equity

My aim is to help my clients buy and sell their homes by providing them with the information they need to make the decisions which directly affect them.
By communicating with …

David Morgan

I am a Corporate, Commercial and Employment solicitor. I advise and assist businesses on partnership and company law matters and advise individuals and businesses on employment law matters. I have been working in this department since March 2018 and qualified as a solicitor in November 2018.

I have experience of advising both individuals and businesses in a wide range of employment matters including the following:

  • Making a claim in the employment tribunal;
  • Defending a claim in the employment tribunal;
  • TUPE transfer process;
  • Redundancy;
  • Settlement agreements;
  • Employment contracts, staff handbooks and employee policies;
  • Disciplinary and grievance procedures; and
  • Data protection compliance.

Natalie Berrisford

I am a commercial property solicitor and advise and assist on commercial property transactions.

I graduated from the University of Lincoln in 2007 and completed my LPC at Nottingham Law School in 2008 I qualified as a solicitor in June 2018 and have been working for this team ever since. I have two years experience including two seats as part of my training contract here at Tinsdills.

I have experience in a wide range of residential and commercial property matters including the following:

• Plot sales
• Residential Sale
• Residential Purchase
• Commercial Sale
• Commercial Purchase
• Re-mortgages…

Sam Sharratt

I am a Chartered Legal Executive specialising in all aspect of residential conveyancing.

I was admitted as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 1999 specialising in Land Law and Conveyancing. I joined Tinsdills’ Property Department in January 2016 having previously worked for the in house Legal Department of a major Building Society.

I have experience in a wide range of residential property transactions including the following:

  • Property sales
  • Property purchases
  • Re-mortgages
  • Transfers of equity
  • Right to buy purchases

My aim is to assist clients in all aspects of their conveyancing transactions as smoothly and as efficiently …

Stephanie Leadbetter

I am a solicitor specialising in Wills, Trusts and Probate. I deal with a broad range of matters including the preparation of Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, applications to the Court of Protection and Probate and Estate Administrations.
I qualified as a solicitor in June 2018 and have been working within the Wills, Trusts and Probate team ever since.
I have around 3 years experience dealing with these matters having previously trained within the department as a Paralegal.

I have experience in providing legal advice to individuals on a variety of private client matters, including:

  • Wills;
  • Inheritance Tax Planning;

Emma Marrow

I am a Paralegal within the Wills Trust and Probate department. I deal with a broad range of matters including drafting Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, applications to the Court of Protection, dealing with the administration of estates as well as life interest trusts/discretionary trusts.

I have been a Fellow of the Institute of paralegals since 2010 and have over 20 years experience in my field.

I have experience in a wide range of Wills Trust and Probate matters including the following:-

  • Wills,
  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Court of Protection applications
  • Estate administration

I work with …

David Bowen

I am a Wills, Trusts and Probate solicitor who advises individuals and business owners on all areas of private client work. I have worked at Tinsdills for over 6 years and qualified as a solicitor in 2015. Much of my time at Tinsdills has been within this department.

I have a practiced expertise in a wide range of private client matters including:

  • Making a Will
  • Preparing a Lasting Power of Attorney
  • Planning for care fees
  • Inheritance Tax planning
  • Applying for a deputyship from the Court of Protection
  • Obtaining a grant of probate
  • Administering estates
  • Creating personal injury trusts

My aim …

Rachel Manby

I am a Private Client Solicitor working within our Wills Trust and Probate department. I deal with a broad range of matters including the preparation of Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, applications to the Court of Protection and Probate and Estate Administrations.

I joined Tinsdills in 2003 initially working within the Personal Injury and Compensation Department until 2009 when I commenced a training contract. I qualified as a Solicitor in 2011.

After qualifying in 2011, I joined the Wills Trust and Probate Department where I have worked ever since, gaining experience in all aspects of Private Client matters.

I …

Rebecca Lea

I am a commercial property solicitor and deal with an array of commercial property matters. I qualified in June 2018 having completed the training contract scheme at Tinsdills.

I obtained most of my experience in the property department, having worked at Tinsdills since 2014.

The types of matters that I deal with include but are not limited to the following:

• The sale and purchase of a wide range of commercial property
• Conditional contracts for the sale and/or acquisition of property, such as, contracts conditional on planning permission
• Option agreements
• Deeds, such as, for the grant of …

Alison Abbotts

I am a Conveyancing Solicitor and advise individuals on Residential Property transactions.

I qualified as a Solicitor in March 2000 and have a vast experience in all aspects of Property Law with 18 years experience in my field.  I became been part of Tinsdills’ Residential Property team in September 2014.

I have experience in a wide range of residential property transactions including the following:

  • Property sales
  • Property purchases
  • Leasehold sales and purchases (such as apartments)
  • New build properties
  • Transfers of equity
  • Re-mortgages

My aim is to assist clients in completing their conveyancing transactions as smoothly and as efficiently as possible …

Jacqui Hague

I am a Personal Injury Claims Co-ordinator providing first point of contact for Personal Injury enquiries. I joined the firm in 2006 working as part of the Personal Injury Department.

I have a wide range of knowledge and experience in servicing clients and provide all initial contact for:

• Personal Injury enquiries
• Taking details of your accident
• Explaining the process of a claim
• Helping to advise on funding

Our focus is to make every transaction as smooth as possible for our clients. I and the team understand the stresses that can come with each transaction and by …

Nicole Dean

I am a trainee Paralegal within the Wills, Trusts and Probate department. I am an Associate Member of the Institute of Paralegals and hope to go on to become a Qualified Member in the future. I have worked at Tinsdills for over 20 years and in this current role and department since 2016.

Whilst I am still training, I am working with different solicitors, over two offices, learning on the job.  I have been able to gain most of my knowledge so far by sitting in on client appointments and undertaking administrative and secretarial work to gain a better understanding …

James Delicata

I am a Legal Executive specialising in all aspects of personal injury claims. I qualified as a Legal Executive in January 2018 although I have been handling personal injury claims since 2012.

I have specialise in a wide range of personal injury matters including the following:

• Road Traffic Accident claims
• Employers’ Liability claims
• Industrial Disease claims
• Fast-track litigation including CPR Part 7 and CPR Part 8
• Criminal Injury Compensation claims

My aim is to support my clients through what can often be a difficult time and gain a thorough understanding of their accident and the …

Sarah Bevington

I am a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives. I specialise in Claimant personal injury claims with over 15 years experience in my field. I was admitted as a Fellow in 2002.

I have been employed by Tinsdills Solicitors since February 2015 and have been working in the Personal Injury team ever since. I advise and assist clients who have had the misfortune to sustain injuries as a result of an accident which wasn’t their fault.

I have vast experience in a range of low to high value claims for clients such as:

• Those who have suffered …