Melissa Gill

Court of Protection, Personal and Family

Title: Paralegal

Tel: 0191 226 7922

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Melissa is a Paralegal in our Personal and Family Department, having joined Sintons in 2017.


  • Melissa has worked in the legal profession for the past 13 years
  • She primarily deals with matters relating to Court of Protection
  • Melissa has a wealth of experience dealing with Wills, Trusts & Probate
  • The wills and probate team won team of the year at the 2019 Northern Law Awards


The Legal 500 2019 described the private client team as “professional at all times. All the staff are polite and pleasant, they are quick to respond to queries.”

The private client team won praise from the Legal 500 2017 being hailed as “excellent”. In the 2018 Guide the team was highly rated for its “professional efficient and friendly approach“.

The Chambers UK 2019 Guide described the personal tax, trusts and probate team as being “highly professional and offering solid advice, clearly given, followed by efficient and timely preparation of the relevant documentation.”

The private client team was hailed as “pleasant, courteous and, from my experience, efficient.” in the Chambers UK 2020 Guide with another client saying “It’s an excellent service, overall, and I would not hesitate to use the firm again.

Outside of work Melissa enjoys spending time with her family, travel and films.

Key Practice Areas

  • Court of Protection