Joint Managing Partner, Wills, Probate Tax & Trusts & Court of Protection
- 0118 951 6848
Location: Reading & Henley-on-Thames
Qualified as a solicitor: 1993
Jonathan Gater is a partner in our leading Wills, Probate Tax & Trusts team and one of the firm’s joint managing partners.
Jonathan specialises in trust and estate administration, Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection matters. He acts as Attorney for a number of clients, assisting them with the day-to-day management of their affairs and also regularly acts as executor or trustee for clients.
Jonathan works closely with the rest of our team, who are specialists in Court of Protection matters. They regularly act for people who are under the jurisdiction of the Court of Protection and are experienced in acting as independent deputies for incapacitated people, and making deputyship applications for family members who wish to be appointed.
Jonathan is a member of Solicitors for the Elderly, an independent, national organisation of lawyers (solicitors, barristers and legal executives) who provide specialist legal advice for older and vulnerable people, their families and carers and a trained Dementia Friend, an Alzheimer's Society initiative. He is recommended in the UK's leading guides to law firms, Chambers HNW and The Legal 500.
Since 2002, Jonathan has been the Under Sheriff for Berkshire and he is also an authorised High Court Enforcement Officer.
Member, Solicitors for the Elderly
Member, The Law Society
College of Law (Chester)
University of Manchester, LLB
Accreditations & Awards:
Recommended, Chambers HNW
Recommended, The Legal 500
Dementia Friend, Alzheimer's Society
Winner - 'Best Probate Law Firm - London/South East', UK Probate Research Awards 2019