Cathy Owen - Head of Wills & ProbateCathy joined Ward & Rider in October 2003 as a paralegal.
Cathy studied law at Warwick University and graduated in 1999 completing the Legal practice Course at DeMontford University in 2000.
Following completion of her studies, Cathy worked for Leamington based Solicitors before joining Ward & Rider.
Cathy specialises in the preparation of Wills, Trusts, Applications for Probate and the Administration of Estates. Cathy also deals with Court of Protection applications, including applications for and the registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney and Deputyship Orders.
Cathy says "I often have to help clients who are experiencing recent bereavement or have just been told that a parent is suffering from dementia. I get satisfaction from helping clients through these difficult times. If I can make things a little easier for them, then I have succeeded."
Cathy’s passion is football. She is a qualified FA Referee and the Secretary of a local football team. Cathy also keeps chickens.