Solicitor (Qualified in Scotland) - Wills, Probate & Tax
Ruth qualified as a solicitor in Scotland in 2007, having attained an Honours degree in History of Art and English Literature and then an Honours degree in Law, both from the University of Edinburgh.
Having worked at an Edinburgh based city law firm since qualifying, Ruth moved to Norfolk in November 2014 to join Steeles Law.
Ruth advises on Wills, Inheritance Tax, estate planning and probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney and the creation and administration of trusts and also brings to the team a unique specialism in cross-border matters, advising on Scottish law of Succession and Confirmation.
Ruth is currently a technician member of Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.
Ruth is a fully accredited member of the Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE).
The Legal 500 2016 reported "Ruth Pyatt is 'extremely approachable and helpful'."
Recent comments from Ruth's clients include:
"Ruth was professional, approachable and explained everything well."
"Very professional service. Ruth was very kind and understanding and would highly recommend her."
"Found Ruth to be most helpful and would use Steeles Law in the future."