Gemma Goode

Gemma Goode

Lydney Oakfield Hill Street Lydney GL15 5HE
Telephone 01594 842242


Gemma is an Associate in the Succession and Tax team, primarily based in the Lydney and Ross offices. Advising on a range of private client areas, she specialises in the administration of estates including those with agriculture or business assets and complex intestacies. Gemma also helps clients with estate planning and is experienced in the preparation of Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

  • Tax Planning
  • Tax planning & trust
  • Wills and inheritance
  • Mental Capacities

  • Acting in the administration of complex farming estates where the estate was left unadministered for many years on the death of the first partner
  • Dealing with an estate involving large holdings of international shares
  • Liaising with genealogists to trace beneficiaries based all over the world to administer an estate where a partial intestacy arose
  • Administering a high value estate with significant charitable giving, mitigating the Inheritance Tax liability by successfully applying for the reduced rate of Inheritance Tax and working collaboratively with the charities throughout the process.
  • Preparing a Deed of Variation for farming clients to assist with their tax planning