Kate Shires


Associate in the Wills, Probate and Trusts department at Petersfield

Work Areas

Kate specialises in Wills, Probate and Trusts including advising on:

  • Probate and Estate Administration
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Registration of Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Wills
  • Deputyships


The Law Society’s Private Client Section

Career History

Before joining MacDonald Oates Kate was a Partner at Potter Owtram & Peck from 2002 and before that an Assistant Solicitor.  Prior to Potter Owtram & Peck Kate was with Guillaumes solicitors in Weybridge as an Assistant Solicitor.


In her spare time Kate has a keen interest in music being a pianist and violinist.  She also enjoys swimming, cooking and spending time with her family.


T: 01730 268211
E: kate.shires@macdonaldoates.co.uk
Office: Petersfield

Position: Associate
Qualifications: B.Sc. Hons Degree in Linguistic & International Studies (German and Law with Russian) from the University of Surrey
Expertise: Wills, Probate and Trusts