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 joined Arnold Thomson’s Commercial Property Team in 2017, bringing enthusiasm and many years of expertise to her role as a Commercial Property Lawyer. It was evident from Rhi’s first meeting with the Firm […]

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 […]

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 […]

Angela Guess

Angela Guess is the Head of our Commercial Property Team. She is a Commercial Property Solicitor, having qualified in 1998. Angela’s specific areas of expertise include site acquisition work for both commercial and residential developments; option and pre-emption agreements, together with promotion agreements, having acted for both landowners and developers; acting for landlords and tenants […]

Alberta Reid

Alberta Reid

Alberta is one of the Firm’s Directors. She joined Arnold Thomson in June 2014 having spent 17 years at a well-regarded local firm heading up the residential conveyancing team and dealing with high volume residential property work. With almost 20 years of experience, Alberta’s wealth of knowledge and level of expertise in residential property is […]

Kate Austin

Kate Austin

Recommended by the Legal 500, as well as Chambers & Partners UK, Kate is one of the Firm’s Directors. She specialises in Agricultural Property & Rural Estates. Kate adds several years of experience and a wealth of knowledge on Agriculture and Rural Business matters to the Firm’s Agricultural Property Team.  Accustomed to dealing with all aspects […]

Nadiya Virani-Bland

Nadiya Virani-Bland

Nadiya Virani-Bland is the Head of Private Client. She is a Private Client Solicitor who specialises in Wills, Probate, Inheritance Tax, Trusts and Court of Protection Applications. She is a noted practitioner in Chambers and Partners UK. Nadiya’s particular areas of expertise cover all matters relating to Wills, Trusts and Probate, including detailed advice on the […]

Remi Stumpenhusen

Remi Stumpenhusen

Remi is a Director and the Firm’s Head of Financial Administration (HOFA). With more than 18 years of experience in law firm management across the country and with a solid legal background, Remi specialises in every aspect of regulatory and statutory compliance, risk management, and the maintenance of quality and the high standard of client […]

Matt Hawkins

Matt Hawkins

Matt Hawkins is the epitome of hard work and tenacity. Matt joined the Firm in the capacity of a Trainee Solicitor in 2002. He became a qualified solicitor in April 2004. With his determined, robust and proactive approach, Matt worked his way up the ranks to the well-earned position of Director in 2007. Matt’s particular […]