Wills & Probate; Tax & Estate Planning

It is never too early or too late to start thinking about your future and the future of those who will be left behind when you are no longer around. The CJCH Wills, Probate and Planning team are specialists in providing services that are tailor-made to your needs and personal circumstances.

With over 35 years’ experience in estate and inheritance tax planning, drafting of wills, lasting power of attorney (LPA’s), trusts and probate administration our team is on hand to advise and ensure that your final wishes are carried out.

Private Clients Department
Call us on 0333 231 6405

Our Team

  • Howard Patchell

    Howard has an extensive career in law, having serviced the Blackwood and surrounding communities for well over 35 years. As a named founding and named partner of Patchell Davies Solicitors, Howard was instrumental in the acquisition of Patchell Davies into CJCH Solicitors and is now a Partner of CJCH, managing the Blackwood office. Howard advises clients in the areas of Conveyancing, Private Client matters including Wills and Probate.

  • John Moore

    John advises Private Clients in the areas of Wills & Probate, Power of Attorney, Deputyship, and Residential Conveyancing. Although specialising in Private Client services since 2013, he has been with CJCH since 2003, and has been a Qualified Solicitor since 2010.

  • Rebecca May

    Rebecca has been with CJCH since 2013 and has 6 years experience in the fields of residential and commercial conveyancing as well as private clients in matters such as Wills and Probate, Lasting Power of Attorney, Court of Protection applications. Having qualified as a Solicitor in 2016, she advises clients and represents both commercial and individual clients.

  • Jeff Lloyd

    Jeff boasts an impressive career in Law, spanning over 42 years. He is a Partner at CJCH Solicitors, representing both private and commercial clients in the areas of Residential and Corporate conveyancing, Wills & Probate, Lasting Power of Attorney, and Divorce matters.

  • Nick Wootton

    Nick is the firms Chief Financial Officer and Head of Mergers and Acquisitions. Before joining CJCH he spent over 20 years in various senior positions within Deloitte.

  • Amy Palin

    Amy joined the firm in 2017 as a researcher in the Anti-Piracy and Licence Compliance team. She is now the dedicated Residential Conveyancing and Private Client paralegal in the Blackwood office, set to become a trainee solicitor with the Firm in 2018.