Record attendance at annual dinner

Trust and Estate Practitioners celebrate at Edgbaston ground 

Birmingham branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) held its annual dinner at Edgbaston cricket ground. Record numbers attended the dinner, with more than 180 private client practitioners from the area celebrating the work of local private client professionals in supporting generations of families. Profits were donated to Birmingham-based charity SIFA Fireside which works with the region’s homeless and vulnerably-housed. Certificates were presented to two STEP Excellence award winners, Nerys Mai Thomas and Rita Ilias Ayed Ella. The evening was sponsored by Kin Probate and Julius Baer.


1 Patricia Wass, Sarah Wood

2 James Gartland

3 Mark Embley

4 Peter Gosling, Sarah Wood

5 Excellence award winner, Nerys Mai Thomas

6 Excellence award winner, Rita Ilias Ayed Ella

7 Terry Michael

8 Members of Birmingham STEP committee