Mincoffs announce new Partner16/04/2018
Newcastle law firm Mincoffs Solicitors has promoted Wills and Probate specialist Louise Miller to Partner.
Nottingham born Louise, a graduate of Northumbria University, qualified as a solicitor in 2006. She previously worked for firms including Bywaters Topham & Phillips and Hadaway and Hadaway before joining Mincoffs Solicitors as Head of Wills, Probate and Trusts in 2011.
Louise has particular expertise in advising on wills, estate planning, trusts, probate, powers of attorney and court of protection matters and is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). She has been recognised by the Legal 500 for her work and was quoted as being ‘Brilliant and extremely professional’.
The move follows a period of sustained growth for Mincoffs Solicitors, a leading commercial law firm based in Jesmond, Newcastle. Louise’s promotion takes the number of partners at the firm to 10 and she is the third partner to be appointed in the past 18 months.
Louise said of her promotion: “I am delighted to become a Partner having enjoyed playing a part in Mincoffs’ growth over a number of years and I look forward to further strengthening our offering.”
Paul Hughes, Senior Partner said: “We are delighted to welcome Louise to the partnership during our 70th anniversary year. Her well-deserved promotion recognises the important contribution she has made during her time at the firm. She is a trusted advisor for many clients and has played a pivotal role in the success and subsequent expansion of Mincoffs’ Wills and Probate department’.