Partner, Withers LLP


Julia's practice focuses on Probate, Succession and Post-Death Planning, Trust Management and Contentious Probate issues. She has a particular interest in Elder Law and the Court of Protection.

Julia is a contributor to Sweet & Maxwell's Practical Will Precedents, the Living Wills Section of Volume 42 of Butterworths Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents and the Law Society's Elderly Client Handbook.

She is a consultant editor and contributor of Tolleys Finance and Law for the Older Client and on the editorial board of Elder Law Journal (Jordans). Julia is a regular speaker at conferences on Elderly Client issues.

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Contact details

(0) 20 7597 6053

Areas of Practice

Private Client
  • Education

    St Hilda's College Oxford, M.A. Jurisprudence


    Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Council
    Solicitors for the Elderly - Past Chair
    Member of National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Inc. (USA)
    All-Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia
    Chair of the STEP Mental Capacity Special Interest Group
    Past chair STEP England and Wales Regional Committee and member Development Committee
    Member of the Medico Legal Society
    Member of Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists