Barbara Stephens

Barbara Stephens

Job Title: Senior Associate Solicitor and Consultant

Department: Wills/Probate


Barbara is a very keen walker. As a member of the Long-Distance Walkers Association she has successfully completed six 100-mile challenge walks (100 miles in 48 hours!) as well as Offa’s Dyke, the South West Coastal Path, the Pennine Way, the West Highland Way, the Great Glen Way and the Coast to Coast. Barbara also enjoys step aerobics and pilates classes, reading and spending time with her family.

About Barbara Stephens

Barbara joined Hethertons in September 2002 as Head of the Private Client Department and has over 21 years’ experience of drafting wills, codicils and Lasting Powers of Attorney, applying for Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration, dealing with the administration of estates and trusts, registering Enduring and Lasting Powers of Attorney and applying for Deputyship Orders.

Barbara is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the specialist professional body for the trust and estate profession worldwide.  Full STEP members are recognised as the most experienced practitioners in the field of trusts and estates.

Barbara is also a member of The Association of Lifetime Lawyers (formerly Solicitors for the Elderly), a body of specialist legal professionals who aim to support vulnerable and older people with practical legal advice.

Barbara is a keen walker and runner and enjoys spending time with her family.

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