Nikki started her legal career in 2001 as an Office Junior and now has 22 years’ experience in legal firms. Nikki qualified as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 2013 and was admitted as a Solicitor in 2017. Nikki’s experience, qualifications and passion is merged in Private Client work. Nikki drafts Wills, administers Estates, implements, and registers Powers of Attorney, advises on tax, deals with Court of Protection cases for vulnerable adults and assists with contentious probate actions. Outside of work, Nikki is a keen triathlete and trail runner.


I wanted to take a moment to express my heartfelt gratitude to you and your team at Gabbs Solicitors, particularly Nikki Doherty, for the exceptional service provided during the management of [the] estate and the probate process.

Nikki dedication and hard work throughout this challenging time have been truly remarkable. Her professionalism, attention to detail, and unwavering commitment have played a pivotal role in ensuring that the estate affairs were handled efficiently and effectively.

It has been a pleasure working with Gabbs Solicitors, and I will not hesitate to recommend your services to friends and colleagues in need of legal assistance in the future.

- Mr. Williams

Always answering my telephone calls; always being put though to someone familiar with my case; agreed timescales are adhered to; exceptional service; thoroughness; Nikki is evidently competent.

- Ms. W, Surrey