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Keri’s Step Success

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A huge congratulations to Keri Wood, Chartered Legal Executive in our Wills & Probate Team, who has  obtained a Diploma in Trusts and Estates from the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) having submitted and passed her last essay whilst on maternity leave.

STEP is the leading professional body for practitioners in the field of Trusts, Estates and related matters. STEP promotes the highest professional standards through education and training. 

STEP Members are subject to a rigorous code of professional conduct and can be identified by the use of the designation TEP (Trust and Estate Practitioner) after their name.  STEP has in the region of 21,000 members, with branches located all over the world.

This qualification is recognised as the ‘gold-standard’ professional qualification for those specialising in private client work.  

Keri is now one of only nine lawyers in Coventry to hold the full qualification.

Keri joins Michelle Gavin TEP, Head of Wills, Trusts and Probate together with Associates Charlotte Macalister TEP and Lisa Moseley TEP at Band Hatton Button, who are also qualified STEP members.

Well done Keri on this fantastic achievement.