Masayo Crumbie

Specialist areas of expertise:

Masayo specialises in Wills (Estate Planning), Estate Administration (Probate and Intestacy), Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection Applications (Deputyship), Trusts and Management of Affairs.


Masayo is a fully qualified Chartered Legal Executive (Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives).

Masayo has specialised in all Private Client work since 2005 and passed her Final examinations in 2007.


Being methodical and utilising her organisational skills are of vital importance to Masayo and are key to this area of work.  Masayo is thorough whilst progressing matters efficiently in a timely manner.


Masayo shows great understanding of clients’ needs and circumstances.  Clients find her approachable whilst maintaining her professionalism.

Other information:

Masayo is often described by clients as efficient, approachable and understanding of their personal situations.

Masayo spends her weekends working as a volunteer for a local charity.


“Excellent professional service combined with a very human approach. Very appreciative of the help and guidance provided by Mrs Crumbie throughout the process.”

“Excellent professional service combined with a very human approach. Very appreciative of the help and guidance provided by Mrs Crumbie throughout the process.”

“We have always found Mrs Crumbie to be very approachable, that’s why we keep coming back to her/you.”

“I have been treated very politely and promptly. Things I didn’t quite understand have been explained in a friendly manner.”

“Masayo was very thorough in explaining the process involved in the preparation of our Wills and was a pleasure to deal with.”

“Mrs Crumbie was very friendly and approachable – always available to deal patiently with our various queries. Thanks also to Sylvia for her help.”

“I was kept up to date on the progression of the matter and meetings were arranged at my convenience in a friendly way.”

“I was delighted with the whole process, felt I was listened to and now have a clear concise Will, which is a vast improvement on my old one prepared by another firm. No spelling mistakes for starters!”

“Excellent professional service. Good advice and would not hesitate to recommend. Both Mrs Crumbie and Hart Reade.”

“It can be a daunting experience when you need help at this level. But I was put at ease immediately.”

“Very pleasant and helpful always, thank you.”

“Thank you for your kind attention throughout, also the members of staff that we have dealt with.”

“Mrs Masayo Crumbie was excellent, we would be very happy to use her services again.”

“Very helpful and friendly service.”

“Always found Masayo Crumbie a pleasure to deal with!”

“Masayo Crumbie is a credit to Hart Reade, she dealt with any requirements in a very friendly, reassuring and confident manner.”

“Very Satisfactory in every respect, this has been a good relationship between client and solicitor.”

“Masayo Crumbie helped us deal with a sad time by always making us feel that she had time for us. Always pleasant, always happy to talk to us offering advice and if Masayo was occupied, her secretary was just as pleasant.”

“Excellent service at all times”.

“Very friendly service, many thanks”.

“I found Ms Crumbie extremely helpful and the advice/information she offered allowed me to consider my position and make the best decisions for my Will”.

“I was made aware of options for my Will previously unknown to me, and am grateful”.

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