Valerie Markey

Associate Solicitor Trust and Estate Practitioner

Valerie Markey

Associate Solicitor

Biography

Valerie is an associate solicitor with the firm and specialises in Private Client and Residential Property.

Valerie qualified as a solicitor in 2018 before joining Mullany Walsh Maxwells in 2021.

She is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) since 2021 and has experience in probate, trusts and succession law as she is a Trust and Estate Practitioner.

Valerie’s area of practice involves:

  • Advising private clients in extracting Grant of Representation in testate and intestate estates
  • Advising private clients in the sale of properties forming part of an estate once a Grant of Representation has been extracted
  • Advising on the creation of wills, associated tax implications and estate planning
  • Advising on trusts, trustee powers and trusts drafting
  • Advising on testamentary trusts
  • Advising on the retirement and appointment of trustees
  • Advising on the taxation of domestic trusts
  • Advising on the creation and registration of enduring powers of attorney
  • Advising on general power of attorney
  • Advising on succession planning
  • Advising on wardship applications and dismissal of wardship applications