Why choose us? ……because we have a reputation you can trust!

We are one of the largest and most influential members of the IPW (Institute of Professional Willwriters) with over 200 qualified legal consultants and members of staff across the country. Unlike other legal service providers, our skill and focus is based solely around specialist and robust estate planning services. We are therefore proud to be seen as the industry experts, giving you and your family guaranteed peace of mind for life.

Every Associate of APS Legal & Associates:

  • Qualified by examination to give advice
  • Carries £2.5 million of professional indemnity insurance to protect you
  • Have been vetted by the Criminal Records Bureau as fit and proper
  • Attend Continuing Professional Development seminars throughout the year
  • Bound by the strict Code of Conduct of The Institute of Professional Willwriters

We are qualified and approved to use the Trading Standards Institute logo, showing we have been approved by the rigorously high standards of the TSI, which the majority of firms who offer Estate Planning & Will writing services are not.

Jenny Fothergill LLB (Hons), AIPW

jfJenny was born in Surrey near London.  After many years of working in a variety of jobs, Jenny changed the direction of her life in 2006 by completing a law degree as a mature student and moving to East Yorkshire with her daughter. She met and married a Yorkshireman who works in Agriculture, and now considers Beverley her home.

Jenny trained and qualified with APS Legal & Associates Ltd as a licensed associate for will writing and estate planning and is passionate about giving great advice and helping people to understand and organise their Wills and Powers of Attorney documents.  These are vital and important and probably the most important documents you will ever make. She has personal experience of how these documents will affect our lives and those of our loved ones, and will be informative and empathetic to clients and their families. Jenny prides herself on offering great customer service, in a professional, confidential and efficient way.