Elaine has joined the firm as a Trainee Solicitor and is based in the firm’s Will and Estate Planning Team based in Brighton & Hove. This is her second seat with Rix & Kay after completing 6 months with our Dispute Resolution team.
Elaine graduated with a First Class Honours degree in Law from the University of Sussex, before completing the LPC LLM with distinction at the University of Law in Guildford.
Prior to joining the firm, Elaine worked as a Controller for Sussex Police for over eighteen years, during the last five of which she completed her legal studies after deciding to retrain. Elaine also worked in the banking sector, specialising in credit control, prior to her work for Sussex Police.
Elaine supports families who are wishing to organise their affairs by making or amending a will, or seeking inheritance tax advice.
Experience and approach
Elaine’s approach in dealing with her clients is to give advice without the use of technical terminology, so that it is easy to understand; whilst at the same time managing the clients’ expectations.
Elaine’s ensures her clients are kept informed at all stages and guides them through, often complex, decisions so they have peace of mind that their loved ones will be looked after.
Areas of expertise
- Inheritance Tax Planning
- Lasting Powers of Attorney