call thorpe and co scarborough, whitby and filey solicitors Monday to Friday 8.45am - 5pm
Scarborough 01723 364321
Whitby 01947 603465
Filey 01723 515555

Elderly Client

Planning ahead is something that we all intend to do, be it to provide for loved ones or to choose who we would like to help us in case we cannot make important decisions for ourselves. We are here to assist you in making arrangements for yourself or for an elderly relative.

As we get older, these plans are more likely to become a reality so it makes sense to make arrangements now – we can help.


Making a will gives you control. If you want to leave specific items, be they items of sentimental value, jewellery, furniture or property after your death you will need a will. A will gives you this peace of mind. Without it the law takes over. This means if you are not married, your partner may not be entitled to anything. Call us for an appointment.




Making future decisions. Being able to make decisions is something that we all take for granted. Hopefully you will always be able to make the decisions that affect your life but illness or mental health issues may reduce your ability to make these decisions. You can make arrangements now in case this happens to you.




A Lasting Power of Attorney provides the means to nominate someone whom you trust to make decisions on your behalf. This will only come into force if either your capacity, to make decisions, is diminished or you choose for it to come into force at anytime. There are two types of Lasting Power of Attorney, these cover:


We are happy to advise if you have questions relating to either yourself or your relatives. Contact us to make an appointment.

Don't worry if you have any mobility issues, we are able to make arrangements to visit you. Just let us know when you phone our team.

Our Elderly Client Team

Lorraine Burnett

Catherine McNeill

Maureen Lewis

Philip Sainsbury

Jordan Brown

Amy Constantine

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Providing legal services for the North Yorkshire Coast and surrounding areas
scarborough solicitors
SCARBOROUGH

T: 01723 364321
17 Valley Bridge Parade
Scarborough
North Yorkshire
YO11 2JX
Filey solicitors
FILEY

T: 01723 515555
12 Belle Vue Street
Filey
North Yorkshire
YO14 9HY
whitby solicitors
WHITBY

T: 01947 603465
3 Bagdale
Whitby
North Yorkshire
YO21 1QL
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