Emma is an Associate Solicitor in the Wills, Probate & Trusts team.
“Incredibly patient and supportive” - Legal 500 2017
Emma Baker joined Burnetts as trainee solicitor in September 2006 and became an Associate Solicitor in 2012. Since qualification Emma has been a member of the Wills, Probate & Trusts team, advising clients on wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, trusts, inheritance tax and probate. She has a particular interest in Court of Protection work.
Emma, who lives in Carlisle, studied law at Newcastle University and completed her LPC at Manchester Metropolitan University.
She follows her great grandfather into law. Like Emma, he also worked in wills and probate and wrote a book called “Williams on Wills” which can still be found in Burnetts’ library.
Outside of work, Emma enjoys outdoor sports: she is a member of Carlisle Ultimate Frisbee Team and has taken part in the Great Cumbrian Run as well as the Great North Swim and Total Warrior.