Our people

Our team has many years of collective experience in delivering high quality work in all matters relating to wills and estate administration.

We have two people who deal with Wills, Probate and Elderly Client matters at out Buxton office and one at our Chapel-en-le-Frith office. Laura, Erica and Debbie also deal with Wills, Probate and Elderly client matters at our Disley office by appointment.


Buxton Office


Erica Bassett – Partner

Erica joined the firm in 2000 and shortly afterwards she began studying to be a Legal Executive. She joined the Wills and Probate department in 2004, completed the Legal Practice Course at Staffordshire University, was admitted as a solicitor in 2011 and became a Partner in 2019. She deals with all aspects of wills, probate and elderly client matters. She acts as attorney and court appointed deputy for several clients.

Debbie Hall – Partner

Debbie studied for her Law Degree at Liverpool University. She completed her period of training with Cooper sons and qualified in 1998. Debbie became a Partner in 2019. Her background in litigation and personal injury means that she has a wide perspective when dealing with wills and probate. Debbie is experienced in preparing Lasting Powers of Attorney, Deputyship and Court of Protection applications.