Sharon Compson

Chartered Legal Executive - Probate

"I am a chartered legal executive specialising in all areas of non-contentious estate administration.”

I joined Higgs in 2009. Prior to joining Higgs, I worked at another legal firm for 22 years advising on all areas of probate and estate administration.

  • Administration of high value estates to include making successful claims for business property relief and agricultural property relief to mitigate any Inheritance Tax liability.
  • Establishing good relationship with numerous charitable beneficiaries.
  • Liaising with tracing agents on matters of intestacy where beneficiaries are unknown at the outset.
  • Obtaining a Grant of Representation as quickly and as efficiently as possible as required to assist with completion of sale of an estate property.

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Having my children

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"A sad time really. Thanks for your help and empathy during this difficult process."

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