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Elizabeth Short

Elizabeth Short

Solicitor, Wills, Probate, Tax and Trusts

+44 (0)118 951 6845

  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Estate administration
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Tax
  • College of Law, LPC
  • College of Law, GDL
  • University of East Anglia, BA (Hons) History 
  • Associate Member, Solicitors for the Elderly
  • Member, Private Client Section, Law Society
  • "Elizabeth is a very professional solicitor and simplified a complex situation. I would recommend her for any legal matter." 

    “When I first looked for solicitors to make my Will decades ago I was most impressed by Blandys and we have been very happy with all experiences ever since.”
    "Thank you very much for your help and clear explanations" 

    "Thank you for your kind attention in dealing with my father's estate, and also for all your assistance in helping mum through this difficult time." 

    "It was a pleasure to meet Elizabeth who was very helpful and pleasant."

    "Thank you very much for the kind way you dealt with my husband's estate during a very difficult time." 

    “Miss Elizabeth Short is the kindest, very helpful solicitor and friendly dealing with me (the client). When she talked to me anxiety and stress was relieved. She is the asset in your law firm. Thank you.” 

    “Elizabeth Short was very personable, helpful and efficient. We both enjoyed our dealings with her.” 

    “Very pleasant and understanding. We feel our requests were understood and were well informed on all matters.” 

    “Elizabeth was professional, efficient and friendly and her work is excellent.”

    “Always receive good advice at a fair price. Always made to feel valued. A welcoming approach.” 

    “Excellent prompt service. Openly discussed personal options targeted to my own situation.” 

    “A very professional manner by Elizabeth short, our first meeting, made us feel welcomed and supported. Thank you for making a difficult time for the family easier than we imagined.” 

    “Elizabeth Short, our adviser was very pleasant and helpful, thank you.”

    “Very pleased with the tone of the meetings – laid back and friendly.”

    “Excellent service provided by your advisor Elizabeth Short.”

    “Elizabeth Short was very understanding and reassuring and made the whole process a painless experience. I feel as a result that my wishes will be met.” 

    “Elizabeth was so helpful and put me totally at ease during my two visits. I have no hesitation in recommending her to friends and family.”

    “Elizabeth came highly recommended to us by some friends and we were not disappointed. She was charming, kind and efficient and put us at ease immediately. The whole experience was a pleasure.” 

    “We have been clients for a long time and have always been most happy with the service.”

    “Was very good indeed.” 

    “Very friendly, helpful and professional as well as responsive."

    “Peace of mind.”

    “We had a fantastic service, Elizabeth was very patient and explained everything with a personal touch, we would recommend Elizabeth to anyone asking. Fantastic!”

    “Simple and easy experience.”

“A very professional solicitor. I would recommend her for any legal matter."

Elizabeth Short is a solicitor in our Probate, Tax and Trusts team, which spans our Reading, Henley-on-Thames and London offices.

She specialises in willsprobate and estate administration of taxable and non-taxable estates, Lasting Powers of Attorney and tax planning, for a wide range of clients.

Elizabeth studied History at the University of East Anglia in Norwich. She then spent two years working for a global management consultancy firm based in London, before completing her GDL and LPC at the College of Law. Elizabeth joined Blandy & Blandy LLP in 2014, having completed her training contract with a firm in Brighton. 

She is a member of the Law Society Private Client Section and an associate member of Solicitors for the Elderly.