Dorothy Kellas

Partner

Private Client Services

Phone

01620 897174

Address

33 Westgate North Berwick East Lothian EH39 4AG

Dorothy Kellas

About Dorothy

Dorothy is a Partner within our Private Client team working from our East Lothian office. She advises individuals and families on a wide range of legal issues, in particular relating to the protection of assets through planning. She can help with issues relating to the preparation of Wills, financial planning strategies, property issues and administration of estates. 

Dorothy has a particular interest in later life issues and is a member of Solicitors for the Elderly.

Coming from a broad background of legal experience Dorothy can bring experience of property related issues to her general advice. She has recently co-written a book on the property aspects of cohabitation in Scotland.

Expertise

Highlights

  • Leader of winning team at Scottish Legal Awards and The Law Awards of Scotland
  • Past tutor in Diploma in Legal Practice at Edinburgh University and WS Society Professional Competence Course
  • Member of Paralegal Steering Group, formed to discuss introduction of new paralegal qualifications for Scotland.

"Dorothy Kellas, head of the East Lothian office, is known for ‘her empathy with eldery and vulnerable clients.'"

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