Claire Cutts LL.B TEP

Claire Cutts LL.B TEP

Assistant Solicitor
Private Client
Wills and Trusts
Direct Line
01937 547031

About Claire

Claire advises clients on all aspects of Wills, Trust, Probate, Inheritance Tax planning, Enduring Powers of Attorney and Lasting Powers of Attorney.
Claire graduated in Law from De Montfort University in 2005 before studying the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in York. Claire qualified as a solicitor in 2011.
Claire is a full accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly, an independent organisation of lawyers specialising in advising Elderly and Vulnerable clients. Claire is also a full member of STEP (the Society for Trust and Estate Practitioners) and holds STEP Advanced Certificates in Will Preparation, Administration of Estates, Administration of Trusts and Taxation of Trusts and Estates. Claire won the student of the Year in the Advanced Certificate in Will Preparation – England and Wales at the STEP Excellence Awards 2014.  
Outside of work, Claire volunteers as a leader at two Brownie units.
What is important to her: I strive to provide a clear, reliable and efficient service to my clients.
Three words to describe Claire: Approachable, practical and reliable

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Coronavirus - update

Please be advised in accordance with Government guidelines we have taken the difficult yet important decision to prioritise our staff and clients’ health and wellbeing in light of the Coronavirus. As such we have made temporary changes to our working patterns. Please be assured so far as is possible we are still operating ‘business as usual’ although to protect everyone, we are now largely working from home and conducting meetings remotely/electronically. In order to minimise any potential risk to our staff and our valued clients, our main office will not be open to the public and we would appreciate where possible, any correspondence to be sent via email to your case manager directly or to our central address which is
Please avoid sending any payments by cheque and instead send all payments directly to us via bank transfer or make payments over the telephone to 01937 547004.
Please note any emails and/or telephone calls to your case manager will still be accessed as normal and your case will be progressed.  We are sure that you understand in the current circumstances, your case may be passed on to an alternative fee earner.
Please also note than any email communication during this time will automatically be copied to one of our partners as well as your case manager. 
Our central office telephone number 01937 547000 is still being operated as normal during our business hours of 9am to 5.30 pm Monday to Friday.
On behalf of all of the partners and team at Hartlaw LLP, we thank you for your continued support during these difficult times. Please be assured we remain committed to providing the highest quality of service and legal advice to our clients and the local community and we hope that you all stay safe and look after each other.