Janice Leyland joins leading Worcester law firm, Scaiff Solicitors LLP, as Head of Family Law and Private Client. Janice arrives with nearly 20 years' experience as a solicitor having already built a reputation as being part of, and leading, successful family law and private client teams across the South West.
Janice has wide-ranging experience in all family related issues and offers particular expertise on divorce and financial settlements, with considerable experience in family businesses and pensions, in addition to arrangements for children on separation.
With a proven track record Janice also deals with the legalities surrounding unmarried couples and families, and asset protection, by way of prenuptial agreements.
As a result of her Private Client experience Janice can advise clients on wills, Lasting Power of Attorney and Deputyship matters.
Commenting on her appointment, Janice said: “Scaiff Solicitors has a very strong reputation in family and private client law that spans across Worcestershire and beyond. I'm delighted to be joining at a very positive time for the firm. The vision and outstanding client service ethos at Scaiff Solicitors is exceptional and I am really looking forward to playing a part in continuing its growth into the future.”
Simon Shaw, Managing Partner and Personal Injury Partner said: “We are delighted to welcome Janice to the firm. The depth of her experience in complex cases will strengthen our family team's offering. Janice's reputation as one of the leading family and private client lawyers in the area and her commitment to outstanding client service was a key factor in her appointment.”