Power of Attorney

Protecting the interests of our clients

Powers of Attorney can be a practical form of forward thinking. But it can also be a tough and confusing challenge if you've been appointed one. In either situation, Giles Wilson can offer knowledgeable and supportive advice to help you make the best decisions.


We're specialists at dealing with Power of Attorney cases – that includes everything from helping our clients to make Lasting Powers of Attorney, solving disputes that arise from them and even representing clients in Court of Protection cases. In fact, Giles Wilson partner, Melinda Giles, is a Professional Deputy appointed by the Court of Protection. Led by her guidance, our team can help you find the right solution, whatever your legal issue may be.

Learn more about powers of attorney

To help our clients better understand every aspect of Powers of Attorney, from what they are to how they can help, we've created these short videos. For further advice, fill out the form below to speak with one of our legal professionals.

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  • Understanding the power of attorney

    If you've been given power of attorney by a friend or relative, it can often be confusing and hard to manage. Giles Wilson are experts on Power of Attorney matters and can help you understand and manage it.
  • Resolving power of attorney disputes

    If you're unhappy about a situation involving a power of attorney, you can get a solicitor to contest it in the Court of Protection. Watch the video or read about our power of attorney services to find out more.

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Read Our Latest Blog Posts on Power of Attorney

Melinda Giles

Contentious Probate Scenario #2: John’s Case

Wills, Probates, Will Disputes, Contentious Probates, Property disputes mediation, Property disputes, Mental Incapacity, Final Years Planning, Will Disputes Mediation, Challenging Wills, Statutory Wills, Inheritance claims, Probate disputes, Legal 500, Dementia

The passing of a loved one is never an easy thing to deal with, particularly if there are questions surrounding their Will. Melinda Giles has provided expert advice in relation to three Contentious Probate scenarios to help those in situations like this. This week, she looks at John’s dilemma.    

Nov 16th 2018, 11:17 by Melinda Giles

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Awards & Recognitions

The expertise of our solicitors is regularly recognised by some of the profession’s most distinguished organisations. As well as being a member of a number of Law Society schemes, we have won awards at the Law Society Excellence Awards, the Halsbury Legal Awards and the Modern Law Awards. We have also received recognition in the form of the Lexcel mark of quality, a Legal 500 listing and a place on the shortlist of The Lawyer’s Boutique Firm of the Year.

Awards and Recognitions of Giles Wilson
Awards and Recognitions of Giles Wilson
Awards and Recognitions of Giles Wilson
Awards and Recognitions of Giles Wilson
Awards and Recognitions of Giles Wilson
Awards and Recognitions of Giles Wilson
Awards and Recognitions of Giles Wilson
Awards and Recognitions of Giles Wilson
Awards and Recognitions of Giles Wilson