Deborah Nicholls-Carr

Senior associate | London

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Deborah is a senior associate in the trust, estate and inheritance disputes team.

She provides advice on all types of inheritance, will and trust disputes. She has experience of both domestic and international estates. She acts for private clients, charities and high net worth individuals.

Her work ranges from issues relating to the validity of wills and trusts, the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975, Court of Protection work and claims for removal of trustees/ protectors and division of trust assets.

Named associate by Legal 500 in 2019 and 2018 for Court of Protection work.

She is a member of the firm's elder law team and specialises in cases where mental capacity is an issue.

Deborah mentors a school student through the ACD Diversity mentoring scheme and is on the committee of Withers' Women's Network.