Laura qualified as a solicitor in 2016 and was made an Associate of the firm in 2020. She is based in the Parkstone office.
Laura specialises in a broad range of private client work, including:
Laura also specialises in Court of Protection work, including:
Laura is passionate about helping people to organise their affairs and plan for the future. She is happy to attend local groups to provide advice in relation to Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and other aspects of private client work.
Laura is keen to ensure that vulnerable children have the correct protection in place when they turn 18. If a child needs assistance with financial matters, it may be appropriate for them make a Lasting Power of Attorney or for a parent to apply for the Deputyship Order.
She has assisted clients with retrospective claims for NHS Continuing Healthcare Funding and advised clients in relation to care home costs.
Laura has acted in connection with a number of complex intestacies and advised clients in relation to procedure, tracing the family tree and ensuring that all necessary protections are put in place.
Laura has successfully completed her STEP qualification and is now a full member of STEP.
In her spare time, Laura enjoys spending time with her family, travelling and baking.
“You can always rely on a top class service from Sean Reeves, Laura Edwards and their colleagues.” Mr Greavey
“Dealt with my Will with accuracy, speed and efficiency.” Miss Arnold
‘”As far as we are concerned it was prompt, efficient, very caring and exactly what we wanted. The service we received was first class.” Christine Oliver
“Very professional. From your receptionist and other members of staff, one feels you are in a professional establishment and in safe hands. Ms Craig-Swainson
“Laura provided an excellent service.” Ms Lemen
“She provided very good advice and she was very understanding.” Mr Harding
“She was very helpful and pleasant.” Mr and Mrs Moore
“She was pleasant and easy to talk to, as well as being efficient in her work.” Mr and Mrs Trewin
“On behalf of my daughters and myself, I would like to thank you most sincerely for the efficient, kind and courteous way that you and your team dealt with my dear husband’s estate. With all the lockdowns and regulations etc, and not being able to meet you, it has been so reassuring to know that you were just a phone call away, and be able to sort out any worries that we had. There is no way that we could have managed the estate by ourselves, so once again thank you.” Mrs Dixon
“Understanding, approachable, professional, and timely. Laura was sensitive in dealing with our daughter who has autism and suffers extreme anxiety.” Mrs Spinney
“Thank you for everything- you were so helpful- I still do not know we managed to achieve probate so quickly.!!!! Thank you for being so flexible on everything from zooming me in Dubai to taking calls as soon as I had landed, to making things really clear in a caring and supportive manner!” Nikki W
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