Gareth is an Associate in the Trusts and Estates department of Linder Myers. He joined in April 2007 as a paralegal, becoming a qualified solicitor in 2009. Gareth, a full member of STEP, now leads our Trusts and Estates team in our Cheshire office.
Gareth specialises in general and high net worth Trusts and Estate Planning, and also has extensive experience in mental capacity and Court of Protection work.
Areas of work
• Estate Planning (High Net Worth/Complex)
• Lasting Powers of Attorney
• Court of Protection Property and Financial Affairs deputyships
• Court of Protection Statutory Wills
• Personal Injury Trusts
• Brain Injury Litigation Advice
Gareth, originally from North Wales, now lives in Cheshire with his wife and two daughters. His main hobbies revolve around sport and he is a season ticket holder at Wrexham Football Club.
His approach to work is to be “approachable, friendly and efficient”
Kind words and warm applause
Our Will was not necessarily straight forward and we were very pleased to receive professional advice from Gareth. I would have no hesitation in using your service based on the first class service we have received from Gareth."
"We liaised with Gareth over the updating of our Will. Part of this process was to pop up to your offices to have a discussion with Gareth - we live in Bedfordshire so we spent a 'long weekend' in your area. Not only were we warmly welcomed by Gareth - but he also suggested local places of interest that we might care to visit. Our Will was not necessarily straight forward and we were very pleased to receive professional advice from Gareth. I would have no hesitation in using your service based on the first class service we have received from Gareth."
"I have known Gareth for many years and in that time I have always found him to be professional, courteous and extremely knowledgeable. Gareth is a first class Court of Protection practitioner and I would have no hesitation in recommending his services."
"Gareth is an absolute star and he has impressed each and every client to whom I have introduced him."
"The ‘technically very strong’ team at Linder Myers is praised for its ‘excellent client management skills coupled with its timely advice –crucially it keeps to deadlines’. Practice head Andrew Cusworth is ‘absolutely at the top of his game; he is very sensible, remains very calm and is brilliant at finding solutions to the most intractable of problems’. Cusworth deals with high-net-worth individuals and complex estates but is also a panel deputy. He splits his time between private client and court of protection work. Associate Gareth Williams is STEP qualified and has ‘excellent people skills and delivers a first-class service to all clients’. The team acts as executors and trustees on a large number of estates including estates that are high value and with foreign assets." Legal 500 2019