STEP, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, is the leading worldwide professional body for practitioners in the fields of trusts, estates and related issues. STEP members help families to plan for their long term financial future, providing expert advice on how to comply with the often complex law and tax rules surrounding trusts, estates and inheritance.

Members specialise in a wide range of activities, from drafting a relatively simple Will to more complex issues surrounding international families, protection of the vulnerable, family businesses and philanthropic giving. Find out more here.

Fiona Ashworth, Solicitor, who leads the Wills and Estates team Is a STEP accredited solicitor and is based in our Colchester office.