Joined TBI in: September 1996
Position: Senior Associate Solicitor & Notary Public
Specialises in: Wills, Trusts, Probate, Court of Protection, Notary Public
Qualification: LL.B (Hons), Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (LPC), Post Graduate Diploma in Notarial Practice
Education: University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumbria University, University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education
Annaliese Barber has moved up through the ranks at Tilly Bailey & Irvine.
Having joined the firm back in 1996 after graduating from the University of Newcastle, she worked tirelessley as a Paralegal before becoming a Solicitor from 2002 after a successful period as a trainee.
Now a Senior Associate and Notary Public, Annaliese is a vital member of TBI's Wills and Probate department, working from one of the site's Hartlepool offices.
The will-making process will be made simple and stress-free, Annaliese dealing with both simple and complex matters, the latter including high net worth individuals and couples on subsequent marriages.
Her work also covers Estate matters of varying value - one most recently valuing approximately £1.3 million - and inheritance tax. Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection and Family Trusts are also topics that will be dealt with.
Annaliese is always giving back. A Dementia Friends champion, she is also a full member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP), as well as an accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE).
....Don't expect to get her Blue Peter badge off her in a hurry though!