Associate Solicitor


Emily Anderson is an associate solicitor who advises clients on tax and estate planning, wills, trusts and probate. Emily can also assist clients who wish to make Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Route to Law

Emily graduated in French and Spanish from Exeter University, subsequently completing the Postgraduate Diploma in Law (law conversion course) and Legal Practice Course at the College of Law, Guildford, gaining commendations in both.
Emily qualified at and worked for a number of years at two large regional firms. She has also worked in house for a Family Office in London and more recently for the high profile law firm Mishcon de Reya in the City.
Emily joined Wansbroughs in January 2017.
Emily is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), completing the STEP diploma in 2013 and achieving distinctions in two of the four qualifying exams.

Significant Work

Emily's work has included:
  • acting for executors in administering large estates with complex assets, including assets based abroad;
  • advising on the establishment of trusts for both tax planning and asset protection reasons;
  • advising trustees on the administration of their trusts, their responsibilities as trustees both to the beneficiaries of the trust and HMRC;
  • providing advice to clients on lifetime tax planning such as lifetime gifts and gifts out of surplus income.
The Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer
“The team hired associate Emily Anderson from Mishcon de Reya LLP.”
The Legal 500 (2017)