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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

Staff are most helpful and understanding

- Mrs Edwards, Oswestry

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

Using Lanyon Bowdler twice for two separate issues being completely different. Both were dealt with complete efficient manner, my questions were always answered with honesty and explaination.

- Mr G Martin & Mrs L Rees, Bromsgrove

She and her team were amazing and without fault during our house purchase. I couldn't imagine us using anyone else in the future. The team will be easy to recommend.

- Mr Roberts, Shrewsbury

Dealing with one person when possible. Clear, simple advice.

- Mrs S A Flynn, London

Client Quotes

Everything was first class

- Miss Evans, Oswestry

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

Direct line to acting solicitor.

- Mr H Williamson, Llansantffrraid

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

Straightforward, professional and friendly advice and always willing to help with my questions without feeling like I'm bothering him, so thank you very much

- Mr S Avery, Telford

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...