Cripps Harries Hall

Anne Lewis


Anne Lewis has a wide range of experience dealing with Wills, probate, trusts and related tax planning. She is a qualified Chartered Tax Adviser and a STEP member. Anne has considerable experience of dealing with the Court of Protection. She is regularly quoted in the national press and gives seminars to clients and professionals. Anne is recognised as a prominent figure in the Citywealth Leaders List 2013.


  • Estate planning
  • Inheritance tax
  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Deputyship for the mentally ill
  • Tax planning (general)
  • Trusts
  • Capital Gains Tax
  • Powers of attorney
  • Income tax


  • Chartered Institute of Taxation
  • RSA
  • STEP (Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners)


  • Partner, Cripps Harries Hall LLP, 2001
  • Partner, Amery-Parkes, 1991
  • Solicitor/Partner, Keene Marsland, 1985
  • Solicitor, Osmond Gaunt & Rose, 1983
  • Trainee Solicitor, Osmond Gaunt & Rose, 1981
  • CGT planning relating to four properties owned by a client, completed before the emergency Budget leading to a five figure tax savings.
  • Six figure savings of CGT and Stamp Duty Land Tax mitigation work relating to four freehold properties subject to long leases with a value of approximately £5 million.
  • Advising on the setting up of 24 pilot trusts in relation to a SIPP worth in excess of £1m in the context of the overall wealth of the client and implementing.
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+ Telephone scams - be aware...
Within the space of one week, two of our clients were conned using the same basic technique. As a result we want to share this information as widely as possible to avoid you or your relatives being defrauded in the same way.
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+ Gatekeeper: How to pitch to Anne Lewis of Cripps Harries Hall LLP
Gatekeeper: How to pitch to Anne Lewis of Cripps Harries Hall LLP
+ Saving tax - protecting your assets
Taxes are often one of lifes certainties. Saving tax helps preserve your wealth and ensure you can provide for your family.
+ Wills - providing certainty
Wills - providing certainty
+ Lasting Powers of Attorney - thinking ahead
Lasting Powers of Attorney - thinking ahead
+ Wealth Matters
Partner Anne Lewis discusses CrippsAssist our service for the vulnerable and the elderly
+ Getting older? Think ahead
None of us want to think about getting old but making your Will is an excellent first step...
+ We must break the taboo and stop ignoring death
Death and taxes have always been a certainty. You can't do anything about the former, so it makes sense to minimise the latter.
+ The Emergency Budget - just good news for holidaymakers?
Anne Lewis coments on the Emergency Budget in The Independent

Contact details

+44 (0)1892 506 356
+44 (0)1892 598 556
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What others say

“Responsive, clear in their understanding of client needs, sharp in their knowledge of the relevant law and clear in their advice, polished and highly professional.” (Anne Lewis)

Citywealth Leaders List 2013

"Anne Lewis is a chartered tax adviser noted for her knowledgeable approach."

Chambers UK - A Client's Guide to UK Solicitors

Anne Lewis counts business families, farmers and lawyers among her clients. She has a broad range of expertise, including court of protection issues.

Chambers - UK A Client's Guide to UK Solicitors

The 'wise and knowledgeable' Anne Lewis has experience in tax planning

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