Hannah Mantle

Partner  |  Forsters


Estates: Contentious

Guardianship and Mental Capacity

Trusts: Contentious

Office Location

London, United Kingdom

Short Biography

Hannah is a Partner in the Contentious Trusts and Estates team at Forsters. She specialises in a full range of contentious private client matters and is highly experienced in advising professional clients and private individuals, both domestically and internationally. Hannah acts on matters involving contentious estates, contentious trusts, and contentious capacity-related matters, including in the Court of Protection. Hannah also acts on disputes relating to charities, on sanctions issues and in professional negligence claims against private client advisors. Hannah regularly works with colleagues to stress test new and on-going trusts, Wills, and nuptial agreements. Hannah is a full member of ACTAPS and of STEP.

What is your favorite restaurant to take a client or colleague to?


What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?

Always spell the client's name correctly

What was your first job?

A barista on a narrowboat

What is the book you recommend to everyone?

Lessons in Chemistry

What changes do you expect to see in your practice over the next year?

A greater number of disputes about the meaning of 'children' in trusts and estates