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Hannah Gearey, Senior Associate at Penningtons Manches
Areas of expertise: Private client and tax, Private wealth


Hannah is a senior associate in the Guildford private client team. She advises on a broad range of private client matters including the drafting of wills and tax planning, Court of Protection work, probate and trusts, and also has expertise in the establishment and running of charities. Her clients are based both in the UK and overseas.

Hannah is a full member of STEP, the world's leading organisation for private wealth professionals and has for the last two years featured in Citywealth’s Top 100 Future Leaders List for rising stars in the private wealth industry under the age of 40. She has also been ranked as a leading individual in Chambers High Net Worth 2017 and as a recommended lawyer in The Legal 500 2017.

She joined Penningtons Manches Cooper in 2008 as a trainee solicitor and qualified in 2010.

Recent work highlights

  • Acting for large estates with both high value offshore and onshore assets.
  • Dealing with a legacy of artwork of national importance to a national museum.
  • Managing the day to day legal affairs of family-established charities.
  • Advising on wills, tax planning and trusts for high net worth individuals.

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