Christina Yardley


Christina Yardley qualified as a Wills & Probate solicitor back in 2008 and spent several years with a Nottingham law firm before being promoted to director in 2015.

In 2017 Christina joined Rothera Sharp Solicitors as a partner in the Wills, Trusts and Probate department and is based at our Lace Market offices. The department is now recognised as the largest Wills & Probate team in Nottinghamshire, specialising in all aspects of private client work and operating across 8 offices.

Christina‘s expertise covers a full range of private client services including Wills, Probate, Trusts, Care Fees Planning, Power of Attorney, Court of Protection, Tax Planning and Conveyancing, she is also STEP qualified.

In addition to her day to day duties, Christina is heavily involved in charity work and promoting local businesses in Nottingham. She regularly works with accountants, financial advisors and other professionals to ensure the best result for her clients.

Christina is passionate about ensuring that people have access to free legal advice when they need it and regularly gives lively talks across the county to charities and groups.

She is well known to many people in Nottingham for giving free and friendly advice through local legal clinics.

Qualifications & Experience

Christina has 10 years’ experience as a Wills and Probate solicitor. She graduated with a degree in law from Nottingham Trent University and spent several years working in the Wills and Probate department of another Nottingham based law firm before being promoted to director in 2015. In 2017 Christina joined Rothera Sharp Solicitors as a partner in the Wills, Trusts and Probate department. Christina is also a fully accredited member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).


Office Base

The Lace Market


Wills, Probate and Trusts

Positions Held

Director of Christina Yardley Ltd
Business Development Partner at Rothera Sharp
Trustee of Brighter Futures Through Sport

Areas of Specialism

Wills, Probate and Trusts.
Powers of Attorney
Court of Protection
Tax Planning
Care Fees


Yoga, salsa and Zumba



Christina Yardley, Wills Trusts & Probate, Rothera Sharp Solicitors, Nottingham


  • "Christina was very friendly, approachable and professional during the whole process of setting up our wills and LPAs. She provided excellent guidance and expertise to enable us to complete this task."

    Timothy and Carol O’Connor

  • "We were very impressed with the overall experience. The reception staff and administration staff were welcoming and helpful. Christina Yardley was exceptional, as has always been the case."

    Margaret and Michael Barrett

  • "Very pleased with a very efficient, professional, friendly service from Christina and staff."

    Mr D Bull

  • "Christina and Sharon were brilliant and I couldn't ask for better service."

    M Skelton

  • "The Legal 500 recommends the 'very knowledgeable' Christina Yardley."

    Legal 500 2016