"I enjoy helping my clients achieve the peace of mind that comes of knowing that they have organised their affairs appropriately, both during their lifetime and after death."
Specialist areas: Wills, Probate, Administration of Estates, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection applications, Declarations of Trust
Maria qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive in December 2007. She is a fully accredited member of SFE (Solicitors for the Elderly) and has completed the respected STEP Advanced Certificate in the Administration of Trusts.
Maria lives locally in Farnham and is actively involved in a number of local and national charities, particularly those relating to vulnerable people, the environment and animal welfare. She likes to keep up-to-date with current events and enjoys reading, walking, keep-fit, film and music.
"Maria is a very sympathetic and caring lawyer who has an enviable ability to liaise with her clients on all levels on a one to one basis... She always goes that little bit extra to ensure her clients know exactly what is happening and is never too busy to assist when further help is required."
“I know that mum and dad were with Bells for many, many years and always valued the advice they were given. I'd like to thank you all for that, and the long association with your practice.”
"Thank you for being so kind to my friend J... . You made everything she needed to know and understand so very clear and easy for her. I am so grateful."