Elspeth is a partner in the Private Client department and specialises in both contentious and non-contentious estate and Court of Protection matters and has particular experience in complex estate administrations, including those involving cross-border issues.
Elspeth has recently completed the Notarial Practice Course and is the process of being admitted as a Notary Public. She is a member of the Private Client Section of the Law Society and provides pro bono advice to clients of Age UK Camden. Elspeth is happy to arrange workshops for charities and community centres in and around London.
Elspeth is happy to meet clients at our offices in Camden and Hampstead, or at her club in Mayfair and Fitzrovia.
What clients say about Elspeth:
“Elspeth explained everything very clearly and made us feel comfortable.”
“We are very pleased with the services of Osbornes. Highly professional and thorough with close attention to detail.”
“The only person I could have thought of to help was you. A big thank you for being so kind and understanding.”
“Elspeth was both highly professional and extremely patient and understanding. A credit to the firm.”
“You’ve been the biggest help in the whole case, thank you so much for everything. Our experience with you and Osbornes was really pleasant and I am glad and thankful for your assistance”
“It’s difficult to explain how grateful I feel for what you’ve done for me. You are a star!”
“Thank you for your excellent help in preparing my Will in a short period of time. Your calm, efficient, professional and pleasant manner is greatly appreciated. Thank you so much.”
Elspeth’s Reported Cases:
Fischer v Diffley  EWHC 4567 (Ch);  COPLR 212;  WTLR 757
Elspeth represented the Independent Administrator in claims regarding the testamentary capacity of a testatrix suffering with dementia. The estate involved cross-border issues as well as dealing with various properties and tenants.
Lyons v Kerr-Robinson  EWHC 2137 (Ch)
Elspeth represented the Independent Administrator in claims concerning transfers of money from the deceased’s estate by the former personal representative.