About us

Meet our Expert Professionals

Andrew Parascandolo is the firm’s Managing Partner. He qualified as a Barrister in 2003 and then as a Solicitor in 2006. He founded Avery Walters Solicitor in 2013 with just 3 clients from his bedroom after working for two large city firms in Leeds. Just over three years later the firm now has three offices (2 in Leeds and 1 in Harrogate following the acquisition of Powell Eddison in July 2016) and employs 21 staff who are all experts in their field. Andrew’s expertise lies in Employment Law, Company Commercial and Private Client matters such as Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Probate and Trusts.  His mantra is cost effective client care. He also represents many large landlords and property developers as well as retailers and is Chairman of the Leeds Property Association. ap@powell-eddison.co.uk

Sara Parascandolo is a Partner of the firm who specialises in Private Client work. She Manages the two offices in Leeds and regularly conducts seminars and presentation on private client issues such as care home fees, lasting powers of attorney and probate.

Lee Higham is a solicitor who deals with Wills and Probate.  She prepares Wills for individuals and couples, as well as handling the administration of Estates which include applications for the Grant of Probate and the calculation of Inheritance Tax.  She also prepares Lasting Power of Attorneys. 

Amanda Cuthbert is an experienced Family Law solicitor who acts for client’s in a wide range of family matters to include disputes over finances or children in divorce, cohabitation or same sex relationships.  She also drafts pre and post nuptial agreements, cohabitation and separation agreements and handles domestic violence cases.

David Cartwright is a solicitor with a wealth of experience in helping victims of all kinds of accidents and recover the compensation that they are entitled to.  David is also an expert in Medical Negligence cases and Industrial Disease.