Mark worked at Henry Lees for 25 years and now heads up Hatchers’ Wills and Probate Team. He is based in our Harlescott office. Mark is an experienced Residential Conveyancer and continues to undertake work in this area.
Mark was articled to Henry Lee Bygott and Eccleston in 1986 in Ellesmere and moved to Shrewsbury in 1988. He has lived in Shrewsbury ever since and feels that he may be accepted as a Salopian in another twenty years time!
Mark worked his way through the ranks at Henry Lees from articled clerk to Managing Partner and was instrumental in the merger with Hatchers. He now sits on the Management Board at Hatchers where his wide ranging experience is of great value to the other partners. Mark is also responsible for the firm’s IT strategy.
Areas of Expertise
Mark has wide ranging experience in the law having worked as a general practitioner during his early career. He now specialises in property and probate matters. There is a substantial overlap between these two fields that enables him to handle all aspects of probate where property is involved.
Going the extra mile for my clients
Mark gives all of his clients a truly personal and professional service and is always mindful of their concerns and personal circumstances in what can often be a stressful and emotional time.
In his own time
Mark is a member of the Shrewsbury Club and trains four times a week at 6.30am! He has two teenage daughters and lives on Coton Hill. Mark is Vice Chair of the Friends Association at Shrewsbury High School where his wife works as an IT teacher.
Mark is a keen skier and rugby fan and enjoys good coffee and fine red wine.
A little bit more about Mark
- First job – working behind a bar.
- Favourite food/drink – good coffee, red wine and lamb steak.
- Personal ambition – to go on a Lions tour of New Zealand.
- Likes/Dislikes – Likes: good timekeeping Dislikes: poor timekeeping.
Highlight of Mark’s career
Managing the merger process and ensuring a smooth transition for the former Henry Lees staff into the Hatchers organization.
“Thank you very much for all your support”
“I was extremely happy with the help, advice and overall service that I received. Thank you.”
Based at: 6/7 Harlescott Lane, Harlescott, Shrewsbury, SY1 3AH
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