Heather Parker is a wills, probate and trusts specialist at Nottingham-based law firm Rothera Sharp Solicitors.
Heather can provide expert legal advice and services on a wide range of matters covering the creation and administration of wills, creation and administration of trusts, powers of attorney and advice on residential care fees. She is a member of the Nottinghamshire Law Society’s Private Client Committee and the Law Society’s Private Client Section, and is a fully accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly and STEP.
Heather will work closely with you to ensure your wishes are carried out in full and that your loved ones are properly provided for. Heather will take the time to fully understand your needs to ensure advice given meets your needs and will be with you every step of the way. She is happy to carry out home visits with clients when necessary.
Heather is based at our Mapperley office in Nottingham and can be contacted on 0115 924 6803.
Qualifications & Experience
Heather has over 15 years’ experience specialising in Wills and Probate work. Heather completed a degree in Law at Keele University in 2002 and completed her post graduate diploma LPC at the University of Sheffield between 2002 and 2003. She joined another Nottingham based firm in 2003 as a trainee solicitor and then as an assistant solicitor in the private client department. Heather qualified as a solicitor in 2005, joining Rothera Sharp in 2008 and became a senior associate in June 2018.
Wills, Probate and Trusts
Associate Solicitor at Rothera Sharp
Areas of Specialism
Wills, Probate and Trusts
Powers of Attorney
Residential Care Fees Advice
Court of Protection
Nottinghamshire Law Society Elderly Persons Committee
Law Society Private Client Section
Fully qualified member of STEP
Fully accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly
"We found Heather to be both friendly and professional. She was able to explain the various options with regard to updating our wills in a clear, concise and thorough manner. Detailed answers were also given to all of our subsequent questions. The relevant paperwork was drawn up accurately and in a timely fashion. We would not hesitate to recommend Rothera Sharp."
Barry Headland and Sarah Goodwin
"We found both Heather and her secretary Lynn very easy to talk to and to understand. Nothing was too much trouble and we really appreciated home visits."
Mr and Mrs E Guest
"Excellent in all departments as I would expect from Rothera Sharp."
"Very helpful, polite and efficient service, particularly as a home visit was necessary to accommodate my mother's needs."
"Extremely helpful and understanding with a warm, caring family feel."
Tony and Mary Hallam
"From the first telephone call everybody was very helpful and Heather was very pleasant and most of all very efficient."
Jonathan and Hazel Hartstone
"The service provided was highly efficient, professional and courteous."
"Heather responded to my request for professional support with promptness. She was generous with her time and patient in her dealings with my 93 year old mother who was in hospital at the time. I have found her to be unfailingly kind and supportive-a true professional."
"My wife and I updated our wills. The process went smoothly and efficiently and was handled with sensitivity. A pleasant and professional experience!"
"Heather was both very professional and very personable. Her ability to understand our requirements and to explain clearly her recommendations made things very easy for us. We could not have wished for a more efficient service."
Michael and Barbara Gregson
"Rotheras have conducted my family's legal affairs for at least 80 years to our complete satisfaction."
"Appreciated the professional help/advice by Heather Parker, Lynn and all the staff at the Mapperley office. As we are disabled every assistance was given to us when we visited the office, and Heather attended our home to discuss the matter in depth."
P and M Williamson
"Excellent and friendly service carried out in an extremely professional manner."
"From the time I first contacted Rothera Sharp on behalf of my mother, I was extremely impressed by the level of customer service received from the branch, the flexibility of Heather to visiting my mother at home and the professionalism demonstrated by all concerned in handling and resolving mum's case."
"We had put off getting a will written, but Heather made the process very "user friendly". She was helpful and informative."
Mr and Mrs Ricketts
"Heather was very helpful and very professional, she knew her job well and made it easy for me to sort my will."
"We saw Heather Parker, who was friendly, really helpful and extremely professional. It made the writing and execution of our wills very straight forward and 'easy'. We were extremely impressed how quickly everything was completed. Great service-thank you."
"The service and advice offered by Heather Parker was always clear and understood, so no hesitation in declaring the service was excellent."
"Excellent service-from probate (Heather) to sale completion (Kerry and Angie). Couldn't have more help from anyone-including reception. Many thanks to you all."
"Heather Parker is always excellent in approach, competence and manner. Most helpful in dealing with an elderly, disabled client."