Anisa Khan is a Trainee Solicitor, currently in her first seat within the Wills and Probate Department.
She is working closely with and shadowing Mrs Fiona Ashworth.
Having joined the firm in August 2021, Anisa previously acted as the Specialist Court of Protection Paralegal within the team, and has a strong background in working and assisting on a range of Deputyship, Attorney and Trust Matters.
During her training period Anisa will gain exposure within different departments within the firm and expand her legal knowledge, before qualifying as a Solicitor in 2025.
Anisa obtained a Law Degree from De Montfort University in 2018 before completing her Legal Practice Course at BPP Law School. Prior to joining TSP Anisa has worked as an Assistant to the Care, Capacity and Court of Protection Team at a law firm in Worthing.
Thompson Smith and Puxon has, for a number of years, been recommended by the Legal 500 in this practice area. In 2022/23 the Legal 500 said: Thompson Smith and Puxon‘s group is based in Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea. During 2021, the team acted for a varied client roster in the business and the agricultural sphere. The firm has long-standing and strong relationships with the regional rural community and has a substantial portfolio of agricultural clients. Fiona Ashworth leads a team, which has strong expertise in lifetime and succession planning work. Clients describe Robert Ashworth as ‘excellent, patient and thorough’, and Aileen Hirst is a key team member. Senior associate Nicola Healy joined from Tees Law in 2022.
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