Rachel Carrington-Matthews, Probate Team Leader & Senior Associate at Hedges Law

Rachel Carrington-Matthews

Probate Team Leader & Senior Associate

I started working at Hedges in 2019 and am lucky enough to now be Team Leader of the Probate Team.

My area of expertise is all aspects of private client work, but I specialise in advising on probate and the administration of estates.

I am a member of STEP, and Solicitors for the Elderly, which is a specialist group of lawyers who are trained to support and make a difference to older and vulnerable people.

I studied at the University of East Anglia for my undergraduate degree in international politics, before converting to Law, studying at the University of Law in London, qualifying as a Solicitor in 2014.

Outside of working at Hedges, I love to spend my spare time being outside exploring with my two young daughters.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY

"When you unexpectedly have to deal with the death of your best friend, the legal process of probate is somewhat daunting. Fortunately, from the very first phone call to Hedges, I knew I was in safe hands."

Rachel Carrington-Matthews

Probate Team Leader & Senior Associate

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MY ARTICLES

Understanding your role as an executor

At one point or another, many of us will be given the task of being responsible for the administration of…

Probate

Wills, Probate, Trusts & Inheritance - 2 minutes read

Why it pays to get support from a probate solicitor

You don’t have to work with a probate solicitor to administer someone's estate. As the Personal Representative, it is perfectly…

Probate

Wills, Probate, Trusts & Inheritance - 4 minutes read

What to do when a loved one dies

The time following the death of somebody close to you can often be very difficult. We specialise in bereavement matters…

Probate - 3 minutes read

Charitable legacies

It has been reported that a record 16% of death Wills processed by Smee & Ford in 2022 included a…