Sophie Le Breton

Trainee | London

Sophie is a trainee in the Trust and Succession Disputes Team.

She is currently sitting with Sarah Aughwane and assists with a wide range of domestic and cross-border trust and succession matters for individuals and charities. Specifically, her work includes assisting with issues relating to the validity and construction of wills and trusts, the removal of executors and trustees, constructive trust and proprietary estoppel claims and claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975.Sophie has previously sat with Christopher Groves and Claire Harris in the Private Client and Tax Team and with Rebecca Spencer as part of the Rural Property Team. Prior to starting her training contract, Sophie was a paralegal in the firm’s Corporate Department.

Secretary Abigail Joyce

Track record

Advising on the acquisition by the Renault team of a controlling shareholding in the Lotus F1 team.

Advising on the minority investment by private individuals in British luxury brand Peter Pilotto.

Advising on the acquisition by Reply Limited of a technology company.



  • English





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