T: 01904 528383
Simon joined Hethertons in 1981 and has specialised in family law for the past 20 years. He has extensive experience of divorce and separation, drafting cohabitation and pre-nuptial agreements and acting in children’s cases.
Simon is a member of Resolution, an accredited member of the Law Society’s Family Panel and a Resolution-accredited specialist in financial and children proceedings. He is also a trained collaborative lawyer and a qualified mediator.
T: 01904 528227
Simon has been with Hethertons for more than 15 years and is both a Director and the head of the firm’s Business Support Unit. He is also a member of the York and North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce and the Law Society’s Property Section.
T: 01904 528221
Barbara joined Hethertons almost 14 years’ ago and specialises in drafting wills and codicils, drafting Lasting Powers of Attorney and registering them with the Office of the Public Guardian. She also has extensive experience of advising newly-bereaved clients, applying for Grants of Probate and administering estates, advising the elderly, registering Enduring Powers of Attorney and applying for Deputyship Orders.
Barbara is a member of the Private Client Section of the Law Society, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE).
T: 01904 528219
Jo has been specialising in employment law for over 10 years and advises local people on a range of issues, from making a Tribunal claim to the laws governing redundancy settlements. She takes pride in a practical, plain-language approach to resolving her clients’ issues.
T: 01904 528223
David qualified as a solicitor in 1993 having trained at a leading national law firm, where he eventually became a partner. He then went on to be a partner at another national law firm, before becoming head of the employment team at a top 100 practice.