BPE’s Private Wealth team continues to grow

BPE Jess Beddows

With three partners now at the helm, the BPE Private Wealth team has grown again with the addition of Jess Beddows as Partner and Joint Head of Private Wealth.

Jess, who qualified as a solicitor in 2009, specialises in wills and estate planning, creation and administration of trusts, Powers of Attorney, complex Court of Protection matters and has particular experience advising vulnerable clients and families of children with learning and/or physical disabilities. Jess holds the STEP Advanced Certificate in Advising Vulnerable Clients. She is also a member of Solicitors for the Elderly, an associate member of the Society of Trust and Estates Practitioners and a Dementia Friend.

Jess joins Pete Tyrrell and Malcolm Emery as Partner.

Pete has been at BPE for nearly eleven years, qualified for twelve and is Joint Head of Private Wealth.

Malcolm joined BPE in 2019 and is a dual qualified Chartered Tax Advisor and Solicitor.  He specialises in advising individuals with significant assets and private trustees on a range of legal and tax issues including exit and succession planning, tax mitigation and issues surrounding residence and domicile.

The eight strong team is completed by Senior Associate, Natalie Cottrell, Associates Tom Bird and John Pengilley, Assistant Solicitor Shanade Smith and Paralegal Hannah Livingstone.