Howell Jones is thrilled to be recognised in The Legal 500 UK 2024 rankings. The Legal 500 UK is a leading legal directory and independent guide to the best lawyers and law firms across the UK. Its annual publication is used by professionals and clients alike.
Howell Jones has been recognised in The Legal 500 2024 rankings for Personal Tax, Trusts And Probate: Kent, Surrey and Sussex, successfully achieving ranked status for the first time.
Located across six offices in Surrey, the private client team at Howell-Jones LLP regularly advises on wills, trusts, probate, powers of attorney and deputyships as well as Court of Protection and elderly client issues. Team head Helen Hotten specialises in wills, post-death variations, inheritance tax and lasting power of attorney matters, while Jess Buttaci is the ‘standout lawyer in the practice’ and handles complex estates involving international elements, business and agricultural property relief and trusts.
Each year, the rankings reflect a detailed analysis of law firms. Based on a range of factors including comprehensive and detailed criteria and industry feedback, impartial researchers evaluate each firm. The only way to be included in The Legal 500 ranking tables is through merit.
We are incredibly proud of the Private Client Team at Howell Jones and this ranking demonstrates the depth and strength of their knowledge and outstanding client care.