Jean is a partner at QualitySolicitors Parkinson Wright and Head of Private Client and Estate Agency. Jean is also Head of Conveyacing in which role she has specific responsibilities under the Law Society Conveyancing Quality Scheme.
She read law and obtained an LLB from Birmingham University and qualified as a solicitor in 1980.
Jean is a member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners). She obtained the STEP Diploma for England and Wales (Trust and Estates) 21st December 2011 and during her 2 year course of study was awarded Student of the Year 2011 for her Administration of Estates examination.
Jean is also a member of Solicitors for the Elderly, the Law Society Private Client and Property Section.
Jean specialises in all aspects of Wills, Probate and Administration of Estates, Trusts and Tax Advice as well as Elderly Client Advice. This includes Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection and Care Home funding. In addition, Jean deals with Equity Release matters. Jean also has extensive property knowledge which is extremely useful in the Private Client Department.