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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 heads up the private client 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

As as Welsh speaker, I attach great importance to being able to communicate in Welsh with my solicitor - as I can with him.

- Mr H Jones & R Jones, Llanrhystud

Politeness, clarity of information.

- Mr C Pudge, Worcester

Ed Burrell was excellent in every aspect of his support in selling my business. He was friendly and pleasant to deal with yet very professional.

- Mr J Ostler, Hereford

Excellent service in a clear and concise manner.

- Derwen College, Oswestry

Very quick at sorting our Wills. He was great to deal with, nice guy!

- Mr L Onions & Mrs E Onions, Craven Arms

Client Quotes

Friendly and understanding in an awkward situation.

- Mr R Jones, Ruthin

A very good service - it simplified the appeal process for me considerably which went very smoothly.

- Mr P Griffiths, Telford

Prompt response, clear advice.

- Dr A Geeson & Dr N Geeson, Hereford

He was great, he listened and suggested the best course of action - thank you.

- Mr T Graves, Shrewsbury

The team were easy to talk to and explained everything clearly

- Mr Price, Hereford

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...