Firm Announces New Partner

Gardner Iliff & Dowding are delighted to announce that Joanne Hartshorne has become a partner in the firm, her appointment taking effect from the 1st January 2017.

Joanne qualified as a Solicitor in 2002 and has been with the firm since 2006.  Joanne heads up the firm’s thriving Private Client department specialising in Wills, Inheritance Tax, Asset Preservation, Administration of Estates, Lasting Powers of Attorney and applications to the Court of Protection.

Partner Nic Dowding said, “I am delighted that Joanne has joined the partnership which opens up a new chapter in the history of the firm. Joanne’s dedication and skills are unquestionable and I am pleased that Joanne’s future will be as a partner in the firm.”

Joanne commented, “I am honoured to have been asked to join the partnership and will continue to do my best for our clients.  I understand the upset and worry my clients often experience, be that as a result of losing a loved one or seeing them become unable to manage their own affairs or indeed becoming ill themselves. At all times I try to work with my clients to take the burden from them and help them through the process in a sympathetic and professional manner.”