About us.

Deborah Wilkinson & Co are Specialist Lawyers & Commissioner For Oaths providing legal services in Cheshire, UK. We offer a confidential, friendly and professional service, both to our local and online clients, with competitive fees. You can make an appointment to visit us at our local office near Tattenhall in Cheshire where we have  free parking available for our customers.

We have made a few of our most popular will writing services available online due to demand, but we also offer a full range of legal services we can assist you with:

Helping you protect your Family and your Assets

Inheritance Tax planning within Wills

Assistance with Probate Administration

Creation of Lasting powers of Attorney & Living Wills

Setting up Protective Property Trusts

Offering access to other areas of law including conveyancing, family law matters, employment matters.

Please contact us for free initial advice or any questions you may have on:

01829 782604


We can offer up to date advice in a sympathetic and confidential way. Deborah is a full professional member of The Association of Lifetime Lawyers. The Association of Lifetime Lawyers is an independent, national organisation of lawyers, such as solicitors, barristers, and legal executives who are committed to providing the highest quality of legal advice for older and vulnerable people, their families and carers.

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Full professional members are those members of the legal profession that have been qualified for at least 5 years and spend at least 50% of their time advising older clients or have been qualified for 10 years and spend at least 25 % of their time doing such work. An exam must be taken if entering membership at this level.

The Team.

Deborah Wilkinson

Deborah Wilkinson

Director FCILEx Lawyer and Commissioner For Oaths Full Accredited Member of The Association of Lifetime Lawyers, Member of the Association of Women Solicitors London

Deborah A Wilkinson has at least twenty years experience in the legal profession, spending eleven years with large firms of solicitors in the North West. She has specialised in Equity and Trusts, Wills and Probate, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Land Law and Conveyancing Practice. Deborah qualified as a Lawyer after studying at Liverpool John Moores University.

The firm is proud to be members of Certainty, which is a register and database of Wills prepared by Lawyers and provides details of the whereabouts of Wills. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (which involved six years of studying law and passing the relevant exams) and whose members are independently regulated by CILEx Regulation. Fellows are specialist Lawyers and the Institute has over 22,000 members and is recognized as the third branch of the legal profession. Deborah Wilkinson & Co Ltd. are also proud to be members of the Federation of Small Businesses.

Deborah is a member of the Association of Women Solicitors London.

Laura Bolam

Laura Bolam

LLB LLM, Paralegal

Laura has recently completed five years at University studying her Law degree, Masters in Law and Legal Practice Course obtaining a distinction/first. In this time she has studied areas such as Equity and Trusts, Private Client, Property & Land Law. She has experience working in the legal world in Wills and Probate also as an Employment and Personal Injury paralegal.

Laura has spent much of her spare time volunteering for organisations such as Amnesty International and STAR (Student Action for Refugees) and spent Christmas 2019 volunteering for Care4Calais in the north of France at the migrant camps.

Outside of work Laura enjoys yoga, festivals and socialising with friends and family.

Louise Clayton

Louise Clayton


Louise Clayton hails from just over the border in Shropshire.  She is Mum to two adult daughters and a young son.  Her legal journey started in 2000 when she worked in the Personal Injury department of a local firm before progressing to Wills and Probate.  In 2008 she gained CILEX Level 6 in Probate and Succession and Probate Practice and has specialised in  Wills, Probate and Lasting Powers of Attorney. 

When not working, you may find Louise at a concert, out with her partner, family or friends or walking her dogs, Dougie and Cooper, who are challenging to say the least!

Alex Novacki

Alex Novacki

Administrative Assistant

Alex is currently studying for a degree to become a designer and creative director within the fashion industry. After living abroad to teach children English she is now focusing on improving her skills within business management. In her spare time she enjoys cycling and drawing.

Alex deals with administration including invoices and associated matters for the company.