Alexis Thomas

Alexis Thomas

Legal Executive

Alexis is a CILEX Lawyer and an Associate within the firm. Alexis joined hpjv solicitors in May 2021 as head of the Private Client Department. Alexis brought with her a wealth of experience in areas such as Will writing, drafting of Lasting Powers of Attorney, Probate and estate administration and she also advises families on Court of Protection matters. As a Commissioner of Oaths Alexis is also authorised to witness the signing of important legal documents including affidavits and statutory declarations.

Alexis completed her LLB Law Degree in 2003 at the University of Wales, Swansea and has gained valuable experience since at several well-respected firms of Solicitors in Cardiff.

Alexis in her spare time is an ambassador for CILEX and served as the Chair of the Cardiff and SE Wales branch for 7 years and was a Non-Executive Director for CILEX, sitting on the CILEX Professional Board for 4 years. Alexis is also a member of the CILEX Special Reference Group which ensures she keeps up to date with changes within the area of Private Client.

In recognition of her contributions to the legal Profession Alexis was awarded the CILEX Branch Member of the Year in 2016, the Joyce Arram Award for Advancing the Legal Profession in 2019 and was a finalist in 2020 at the Wales Legal Awards for "A Rising Star" award.

Alexis prides herself on being approachable and sympathetic, whilst at the same time will provide clear advice and guidance. Alexis is also a Dementia Friend.

When not at work or carrying out CILEX duties, Alexis enjoys spending quality time with her husband, son and mini dachshund, socialising with family and friends and spending time at the beach.