‘How to Settle an Estate in Scotland – A Practical Guide’ by Stephanie Christie-Carmichael

Paperback: 978-1-914608-05-6
Publication due: January 2022
Price: £49.99


This book is designed to give the general practitioner, solicitors who don’t normally deal with estates and trainee solicitors a guide to dealing with the practical and effective administration of an estate in Scotland.


Stephanie Christie-Carmichael is a consultant private client solicitor with over 17 years’ experience in dealing exclusively with Wills, trusts, succession & Inheritance Tax planning for high net worth individuals and estate administration across Scotland and England.

Stephanie was born and raised in Glasgow, Scotland. Stephanie studied Business Law and graduated with a BA Hons from the University of Strathclyde before returning to complete her LLB and Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice.

Stephanie started her career in private practice before moving in house to global accountancy firm, Mazars. From there, she became Managing Director with EBS Trustees Limited, one of Scotland’s oldest Will writing & private trust companies, before becoming a Consultant Solicitor in 2020.

As well as being a current member of the Law Society of Scotland, Stephanie is also a Notary Public and a  full member of STEP (The Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners), an internationally recognised association for private client professionals. Stephanie has also completed STEP diplomas in both Scottish and English Wills, Trusts and Estates as well as their Advanced Certificate in Will Writing.

A well kent face in the West of Scotland business community, Stephanie is also a regular contributor to Paisley FM’s “Legal Matters” program.