Ann Astbury
Private Client Law


Ann studied medicine at Guy’s Hospital before converting to Law. She was admitted as a solicitor in 1994. Ann is a specialist in Private Client Law and has been a partner at Tassells Solicitors since 2000.

Ann Astbury specialises in Private Client Law, including: Wills, Trusts and Estates; Probate (including Probate Disputes and Obtaining Grant of Probate); and Lasting Power of Attorney. She is a full member of STEP (Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners).

Ann previously specialised in Family Law (as a Resolution Accredited Specialist) before focussing on Private Client Law.

“Very helpful and kind to me when dealing with my late husbands affairs.” May 2020

“Very kind in a very sad time for me.” May 2020

“Thanks to you and your team for the help you have given” May 2020

“Good professional service delivered at difficult times.” April 2020

“Ann Astbury was excellent, have recommended her personally to the rest of my family and friends. Many thanks.” March 2020

“Very helpful and efficient.”January 2020

“I have nothing but praise for the service provided by Ann Astbury. She is highly professional, efficient and (importantly) humane.”January 2020

“Very friendly, helpful, efficient and made making my Will not a chore! Thank you.”

“Thanks to Ann who was very clear and efficient. There was no waiting and we appreciated being seen on a Saturday.”

“Very impressed with the help & quality of service. Definitely recommend to others.”

“Ann was patient and explained everything clearly. It has been a pleasure dealing with Ann”

“I searched around several solicitors and Tassells was the best value for money hence why I chose them. The receptionist was welcoming and kind offering me a cup of coffee while I waited. Dr Ann Astbury was thorough and efficient. She ensured everything was explained to me in language I understood. Overall excellent all round service! Thank you very much.”

“Ann dealt with this matter extremely well and I don’t think that any improvement could be made on how she treated me!”

“Thank you for the full explanations given to us to enable us to update our Wills. The fact you were also able to see us on a Saturday was also most helpful!”