Lara joined Hunters in 2004 and became a partner in 2009.
Lara is a private client lawyer who specialises in a wide range of private client work, encompassing wills, trusts, capital tax planning, probate, powers of attorney and Court of Protection matters. Lara’s work has a particular focus on older client law issues, providing legal assistance to older and vulnerable people. In addition, Lara has an interest in art and cultural heritage law.
She is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and the Law Society Private Client Section, and is a fully accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly, a national association of lawyers who provide specialist legal advice to older and vulnerable people. She acts as trustee for a number of family and charitable trusts, and in 2015 was appointed a trustee of The Samuel Courtauld Trust, which owns the paintings and other works of art of The Courtauld Gallery.
Lara holds a BA with Honours from the University of Durham and a PGDL and LPC from The College of Law, London.