Juliette (less formally known as Jules) initially went to University in Southampton and obtained a degree in Journalism before moving to Oxfordshire and embarking on her legal career, studying with the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives.
Before joining Barrett and Co, Juliette previously worked for regional law firms in Didcot, Wallingford, and Oxford. Juliette specialises in a wide variety of private client work including preparing Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, applying for Deputyship Orders and Probate applications. Juliette enjoys assisting clients by administering estates, advising attorneys of their responsibilities, and advising on Will Trusts.
Juliette has experience of and enjoys providing lectures, training, and education sessions at care homes, for care provider companies and for local organisations, including WI groups. She is also a Dementia Friend and has experience of working with vulnerable clients and clients facing a range of difficulties.
Having grown up in Devon, Juliette has a real interest in water sports including swimming and sailing and loves nothing more than enjoying the freedom of being on the beach (ideally with an ice cream in hand!). When Juliette is not exploring the seaside she enjoys travelling, yoga, cooking and meditation.
Juliette deems one of her greatest achievements as climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania to raise money for Sobell House Hospice in Oxford in memory of a loved one. Juliette has volunteered at Homeless Oxfordshire in Oxford and is keen on giving back to the local community where she can.
During the Covid-19 pandemic in her ‘spare’ time Juliette has been volunteering as an NHS Support Volunteer in her local area in Oxfordshire and has enjoyed being able to provide support and comfort to those in need and isolating.
If you would like to get in touch with Juliette or have a question for her regarding Wills, Powers of Attorney, administering an estate, Inheritance Tax or arranging a seminar or talk, please email her at [email protected] or call her on 0118 958 9711.