Karen Ward

Karen Ward

Karen is Private Client specialist and assists clients with matters relating to Wills, Probate (Estate Administration), Lasting Powers of Attorney as well as Inheritance Tax. With several years of experience, Karen adds her wealth of knowledge and expertise to our Private Client Team. Her other areas of expertise include dealing with the Office of the […]

Thomas Hazlewood

Thomas Hazlewood

Thomas is Private Client Solicitor. He has several years of experience in assisting and skilfully guiding clients through matters relating to Wills, Probate (Estate Administration), Lasting Powers of Attorney as well as Inheritance Tax. With a naturally empathetic personality, Tom is attuned to the needs of his clients and approaches every matter with care and […]

Samantha Priestman

Samantha Priestman

Samantha specialises in Wills, Estate Administration and Lasting Powers of Attorney. She is a Graduate Member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and has years of experience. She is very familiar with the Court of Protection Deputyship Order applications. Samantha is also very passionate about matters which relate to our elderly clients. With years […]

Rhiannon Beswick

Rhiannon Beswick

Rhiannon Beswick is a Chartered Legal Executive, having diligently worked her way through the legal profession starting from a secretarial position. Rhi (as she is better known) joins Arnold Thomson’s Commercial Property Team and brings enthusiasm, diligence and many years of expertise to her role as a Commercial Property Lawyer. It was evident from Rhi’s […]

Paula Annetts

Paula Annetts

Paula is our Office Manager and she has been at Arnold Thomson Solicitors since 2002; rising through the ranks to her current position with hard work and determination. Paula is in charge of the smooth operation of the Firm on a day to day basis and as such she wears many hats, depending on the […]

Morgan Baines

Morgan Baines

Morgan Baines is a Trainee Solicitor who joined Arnold Thomson as a Paralegal in September 2018. A property expert in the making, Morgan has gained a wealth of experience in Residential Conveyancing, having worked within Conveyancing for almost 4 years. Since starting her training contract in November 2019, Morgan’s main focus has been on Agricultural […]

Michelle Woolston

Michelle Woolston

Michelle is an experienced Commercial Property Solicitor. No stranger to Arnold Thomson, Michelle worked at our Market Harborough office until 2014 when she took some time off work to raise her young family. She has now re-joined the Firm in the same capacity of Commercial Property Solicitor. Michelle qualified as a Solicitor in 2002 and […]

Mark Everitt

Mark Everitt

Mark joined the Firm in 2001 as our Legal Cashier and effectively worked his way up to his current position of Accounts Manager in 2007. As his title suggests, Mark is tasked with the very important role of looking after both the clients’ and the Firm’s monies. In particular, Mark’s primary responsibility is the day […]

Christine Simkins

Christine Simkins

Christine heads the Commercial Property team. Chris qualified as a Solicitor in 1981 following the conclusion of her training contract in Leicester. She joined Arnold Thomson in 1990, having previously worked with Mike Thomson at Shoosmith & Harrison in Northampton. Her particular expertise lies in commercial property matters generally. Ranked as a Leading Individual in […]