Sophie West

Sophie West

Solicitor

Sophie joined Godwins in 2021, having previously worked for many years at a leading Surrey law firm where she qualified in 2011. Sophie specialises in Wills and inheritance tax planning, probate and estate administration, trusts, and powers of attorney. She is also experienced in establishing charitable organisations.

Sophie enjoys working with a wide range of clients, who value her professional yet personable approach to handling their affairs.

Outside of work, Sophie is kept busy by her two young children. She also enjoys playing the flute and attending spin classes.

Sophie works Monday to Thursday.


Key Facts:

  • MA (Oxon) – undergraduate degree in Modern History, 2:1 (2003-2006)
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, commendation (BPP, 2007-2008)
  • Legal Practice Course, distinction (College of Law, 2008-2009)
  • Qualified in 2011
  • Full member of STEP
  • Member of Law Society Private Client Section

Sophie is also a full member of STEP, a worldwide professional association for those advising families across generations. They help people understand the issues families face in this area and promote best practice, professional integrity and education to their members.


Contact Sophie: sophie.west@godwins-law.co.uk

Areas of Practice: Wills, Probate, Trusts, Tax Advice, and Powers of Attorney