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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 and Best Lawyers Recommendation

The 2020 edition of The Legal 500 recommends Giles.

Giles has been nominated for the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers. 

Client Quotes

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

Ed clearly had a heavy workload at the time, yet ensured everything was completed in appropriate timescales including working extended hours.

- Mr J Ostler, Hereford

Easy to work with and results are better or more than we expected or were advised. The team were really helpful.

- Six Forward Ltd, Wolverhampton

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

- Mrs Lewis, Bromyard

The welcome at reception and the relaxed atmosphere when discussing things with the person handling the sale of my property.

- Mr W Ward, Oswestry