Blackadders LLP welcomes back Karen Phillips as a partner in their Private Client team in Edinburgh. Following her graduation from Dundee University in 2003, Karen joined Blackadders to complete her traineeship programme, qualifying as a solicitor in 2005. In 2007 she moved to Edinburgh and joined Brodies before moving to Balfour + Manson in 2017. She is an experienced private client lawyer specialising in wills, tax and estate planning and complex executries, trusts and incapacity related issues. She is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and an accredited specialist in both Incapacity & Mental Disability Law and Trusts Law.
Karen’s role is to enhance Blackadders’ offering to our private clients and to drive forward the continued expansion of the team in Edinburgh.
Joint Managing Partner, Emma Gray, commented, “We are delighted that Karen has agreed to join us. We are continuously working to expand and to enhance our reputation for first class advice to our clients. Karen’s impressive credentials will certainly help us to continue to deliver on that and I am confident our clients will benefit from the specialist expertise and range of services that Karen and her team in Edinburgh can offer.”