Gemma Hughes

Mackrell.Solicitors has promoted Gemma Hughes to Partner, as it looks to build on her success in the Private Client department.

Gemma has developed a strong reputation in the areas of estate administration, Wills, trust administration, and Court of Protection work.

Her deep technical knowledge combined with her practical approach ensures that clients receive superior advice and service tailored to their unique needs.

With a keen focus on both simple and complex estate administrations, Gemma is particularly noted for her ability to manage post-death Inheritance Tax savings, making significant financial differences for her clients and their families.

She is tenacious in her approach and has had considerable success on the behalf of families dealing with HM Revenue & Customs to ensure wealth is passed on to the next generation.

Reflecting on her promotion, Gemma said: “I am honoured to step into the role of Partner at Mackrell.Solicitors. This position not only represents a significant milestone in my career but also intensifies my commitment to our clients, especially the elderly and vulnerable, who rely on our expertise to navigate complex legal and personal landscapes.

“I look forward to continuing to provide exceptional service and innovative solutions that uphold the trust our clients place in us.”

Gemma’s professional qualifications include being a full member of the Association of Lifetime Lawyers, and an associate member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP).

James Atton and Maung Aye, Joint-Managing Partners at Mackrell.Solicitors, added: “Gemma’s promotion to Partner is a testament to her exceptional skill set and her unwavering commitment to her clients.

“She embodies the high standards and values we uphold at our firm, and we are confident that in her new role, Gemma will continue to excel and drive our firm forward.”

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