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Giles Scott

Head of Wills, Trusts & Administration of Estates


Giles's Teams

Agriculture, Wills, Trust & Administration of Estates, Private Client


Profile/Experience

Educated at Hereford Cathedral School and Guildford Law School, Giles Scott practiced at a well known Herefordshire firm before joining Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors in the spring of 2015. A keen sportsman, having formerly represented Herefordshire Minor Counties at cricket, Giles has strong local connections within and around the surrounding county. He is also a member of The Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP) which is a unique professional body providing members with a local, national and international learning and business network.

Giles has 12 years experience in private client matters and heads up the team; specialising in Wills, Trusts, Estate and Tax planning, Lasting Powers of Attorney, offering advice on Inheritance Tax and Probate & the administration of estates.

Giles has two daughters, Charlotte and Florence.

Legal 500 Recommendation

The 2019 edition of The Legal 500 recommends Giles.

Client Testimonials

Prompt response, clear advice.

- Dr A Geeson & Dr N Geeson, Hereford

You do what you say you are going to do within an estimated timescale

- Mrs Lewis, Bromyard

Communication surrounding my injury claim was excellent with other departments within the firm.

- Mrs L Dowbiggin, Much Wenlock

How easy it was to speak to her and she explained the situation to me in ways that I could understand.

- Mrs S Mizrahi, Hereford

Ed provided utmost confidence throughout the process and I would have no hesitation in recommending him to other clients.

- Mr J Ostler, Hereford

Client Quotes

Friendly and understanding in an awkward situation.

- Mr R Jones, Ruthin

All staff were polite, efficient and professional. Advice was clear and informative. I like the fact that everyone explained legalities with clarity.

- Mrs L Draycott, Oswestry

Very easy to contact and talk to.

- Mr N Chamberlain & Mrs Z Chamberlain, Oswestry

Knowledge of all issues regarding house purchase. Used you before four years ago and you're still performing to a high standard.

- Mrs J Ward & Dr J Jenkins, Shrewsbury

Great communication and persistence with difficult defendant.

- Mr J Partington, Whitchurch

Latest Case Study

04 Oct 2018

Successful Application for Contract to be Terminated

D was injured in a road traffic collision several years ago and his personal injury claim settled for several million...