Karen Shakespeare, Solicitor
Department(s) Private Client Services
Direct Tel 01908 689374

Karen has extensive experience of drafting wills and advising on inheritance tax mitigation.  She also specialises in probate, intestacies, post-death tax planning, trusts, cohabitation and succession issues. Her clients have included land and business owners, lottery winners and celebrities.

Karen has twice been a finalist in the Northamptonshire Solicitor of the Year Awards, was highly commended at the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Annual Excellence Awards and is one of the few solicitors to have achieved the STEP Certificate in Financial Services and the STEP Advanced Certificate in Trust Disputes.

Away from the office, Karen is a bird lover who fosters parrots awaiting new homes for the charity Birdline. She also runs with Northampton Road Runners and is one of the Run Directors at Sixfields Parkrun.