Ann Cory

Senior Associate

01722 427 517

Ann has been a solicitor for over 30 years and has been with Wilsons since 1999. She qualified as a solicitor in 1986 and previously worked in high street practice dealing with wills, powers of attorney, trusts, probate and the administration of estates.

Since joining Wilsons she has specialised in Probate & Estates Administration both for individuals and charity clients. Her areas of interest and expertise include agricultural property, business interests, heritage property and estates with a cross border element.

She also is experiences in mental capacity matters dealing with enduring and last powers of attorney and applications to the Court of Protection for specific orders of the court.

Recent highlights

  • Dealing with substantial estate where a claim for conditional exemption has been made. The assets involved have been a mix of properties and chattels.
  • Acting for executors where the deceased was resident and/or domiciled abroad but has assets in the UK. This has involved various European countries, the USA and Africa.
  • Dealing with resealing Commonwealth grants of representation in England & Wales.

Ann is an experienced speaker and has spoken at the Dorset & Wiltshire Surveyors and Valuer's Annual Conference and the Institute of Legacy Managers annual seminar in 2016, Wilsons Agrilaw Seminar in 2017 and an ILM IHT seminar in 2018.

Ann is a member of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the Law Society Private Client Section and the Gloucester & Wiltshire Law Society.

In her spare time Ann enjoys singing with a local choir and is a keen gardener.

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