Areas of Expertise
Wills, Inheritance Tax planning, Probate & Powers of Attorney
Paul was admitted as a solicitor in 2004, Paul previously worked for Herrington Carmichael in Wokingham and Camberley where he specialised in probate, trusts, wills, tax planning & Lasting Powers of Attorney. He joined Bowles & Co. in November 2018.
Paul is a Member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners), having completed the qualifying Diploma in Trusts & Estates in 2016. In 2017, Paul was recommended in the Legal 500 as "extremely methodical and professional".
Paul has a thorough, analytical approach, but with the focus always on the client's wishes. He keeps the wider picture in mind at all times, finding simplicity is often the answer in the long run. He administers estates and clients' affairs tactfully and efficiently, endeavouring to maximise tax saving opportunities and implementing them wherever possible, frequently with trust solutions.
With a mathematical background, Paul enjoys problem-solving. He comments, "I recognise that often the best solutions involve lateral or creative thinking".
When not working, Paul enjoys music and sport, both to watch and participate - be it playing tennis or appearing on stage in musicals.If you'd like to discuss any issues you may be facing, you can contact Paul by e-mail PaulD@bowlesco.co.uk or call him on 01372 725241.