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Amaka Jackson

Richmond, United Kingdom

11 Testimonials
0 Case studies
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Summary

Practice Areas:

  • Probate
  • Commercial Letting and Leases
  • Commercial Property
  • Court of Protection
  • Deputyship
  • Disputed Wills
  • Freehold and Leasehold Acquisitions
  • Licences
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Post Nuptial Agreements
  • Power of Attorney
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Probate
  • Residential Property Conveyancing
  • Tax
  • Wills
Jackson Longe Solicitors

I am the managing solicitor at Jackson Longe Solicitors with a strong background in dealing with Private Client matters.

We are a friendly niche firm of experienced lawyers with extensive experience and we offer clients legal services in the areas of: Wills, Probate and Estate Administration Property- Residential and Commercial Advising Elderly Clients Estate Planning/ Tax Planning and Wealth Management Business Law particularly SMEs.

I provide specialist legal advice for private individuals, professionals and small to medium size businesses offering a truly reassuring experience at every important stage of life and business. My practice is located at St David's House. 15 Worple Way Richmond Upon Thames TW10 6DG with easy access to parking and public transport links.

Previous Employment

Jackson Longe Solicitors 2014 - -0001

I am the Managing Solicitor

Experience

 I provide practical advice on Wills and testamentary matters such as Living Wills,use of Codicils,Tax Efficiency- use of Nil Band Rate Wills and Trusts, Statutory Powers of Trustees& PRs, implications of IHT & CGT on death.


I advise on estate administration in accordance Will or the intestacy rules, applications for grant of representation, Inheritance Tax, Legacy Distribution; claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975; Disputed Wills and other Contentious Issues, Post Death Variation.


Trusts: the creation, administration and termination of different types of trusts i.e. bare, discretionary, protective; duties of trustees; appointment, removals & retirements of trustees; account management; taxation on trusts; IHT, CGT and distribution.


I act for Elderly Clients inc Lasting Powers of Attorney, Appointeeship and Deputyship under the Court of Protection. Registration and Revocation of Enduring Power of Attorney.


 I offer legal counsel from the incorporation of a new venture and offer a starter package as a platform to efficiently initiate your plans and progress to the next level quickly. My service comprises of key legal advice, standard documents and checklist of regulatory matters relevant to businesses in the UK.

I offer businesses advice on commercial agreements; secured lending, asset purchases and sale; legal charges as well as the legal formalities of exit strategy including succession planning and Lasting Powers of Attorneys.

I act for clients on sales, purchases of freehold and leasehold properties (whether private or by auction); Re-mortgages and Transfers; Shared Ownership and other property related transactions. Commercial Property: purchase, lease or financing of commercial premises such as the sale and purchase of freehold and leasehold commercial properties; granting, assignment and renewal of leases; licences to assign and legal charges.

Education

The University of Law

University

2012 - 2012

The Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists Associate Course

University of East Anglia

University

2000 - 2003

LL.B (Hons), Law

The Robert Gordon University

University

2009 - 2010

Postgraduate Diploma (merit), Oil and Gas Law

Testimonials

“Miss Jackson was excellent from beginning to end. I was buying my first home. She was easy to reach, very efficient and always helpful!” Vida Hamidi

Amaka did all the conveyancing work until completion. We were first time buyer and were a bit lost on how things were working but Amaka explained us all the process and replied with patience to the numerous questions we had. Yes, we went to completion and

As a company specialising in the buying and selling of property throughout the United Kingdom, we were seeking a no-nonsense professional solicitor that was able to understand our needs and match these in the most efficient manner. We found Amaka had all

I required a firm to advise and provide contracts for a service based business. Also used for conveyancing work. Amaka was very professional from the outset and patient despite numerous questions asked, and produced excellent work both from an individual a

My business partner and I had decided to part ways and I required a solicitor to overlook our separation agreement for me. Amaka prepared the agreement to ensure that I was protected from future disputes. Very efficient Mr J Brown

I needed to make a new will and also needed to obtain legal advice around my retirement and mortgage. Amaka explained things clearly to me,prepared paperwork well and was friendly in her approach to me. A Client

Amaka was hired to work as legal consultant and associate producer on our film project "The Tenant" - she brought immense value to the project, marshalled all things legal and brought on board new ways of tackling the myriad challenges that are inherent i

Amaka provided an excellent service in her capacity as my conveyancing solicitor, i would recommend her and use her services in the future. Gary Neesome

Letter of Recommendation To Whomsoever it may concern, I currently live in North American and has been a client of Amaka Jackson a Solicitor at Abbey Solicitors for approximately 4 years, I needed legal advice and support to draft up a power of attorne

Thank you for all your legal advice... Amaka you are absolute gem particularly the speed and the thoroughness of your professionalism. I have started spreading the good news of your firm. D Mati

I like the prompt action Miss Jackson took in getting my matter settled once I had made my decision...there is nothing I do not like about the way you handled my case...a special thanks to you and your staff. A Willis

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Press Cuttings

East Anglian Daily Times

Achievements

Awards

Names as top solicitor in the UK

Vouchedfor in partnership with the Sunday Times

Associations & Memberships

The Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists - since 2012

Associate Member. The Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS) was established on Monday 8th September, 1997 for lawyers specialising in contentious trust and probate work

Court of Protection Practitioners Association - since 2012

CoPPA is a multi-disciplinary organisation whose aims are to consolidate good practice and develop good practice in the Court of Protection and in the implementation of the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

Society of Trust and Estates Practitioners - since 2014

STEP is the global professional association for practitioners who specialise in family inheritance and succession planning. We work to improve public understanding of the issues families face in this area and promote education and high professional standards among our members.

Solicitor Regulation Authority - since 2016

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