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About Us

Meet the A. A. Holmes Team

KATE PERRY - Managing Director
(Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives)

Kate Qualified as a Lawyer in 2002 and since qualifying has specialised in Will drafting, Probate and Estate Administration, Estate Planning, Trusts, Powers of Attorney and Deputyship Applications through the Court of Protection.  Kate has a wealth of experience in these areas and is extremely proud of the successful practice that she has grown and developed, serving her clients’ needs.

She enjoys working closely with clients and their families to help them plan for their future in order to help them protect their property and assets ensuring that their friends, family and loved ones are looked after and financially secure should something happen to them.  She adopts a sympathetic yet professional and practical approach with her clients at what can be a very emotionally difficult time.

In her spare time Kate rides and regularly competes her two dressage horses.

BARBARA HERLIHY - Receptionist/Secretary

Barbara joined the firm in 2010. She is always on hand to meet and greet our clients whether face to face or on the telephone. Barbara also provides vital secretarial support to the Private Client Department. She will direct you to the relevant department or assist you with your enquiries. In her spare time Barbara enjoys travelling and spending time with her family.

Dominika Naderkiewicz

Dominika qualified as a solicitor in 2010 in her native country of Poland where she graduated from the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin in Poland with a Master’s Degree in Canon Law. She went on to achieve her Master’s Degree in Law in 2012 and graduated from the School of Ukrainian Law.

After moving to England with her family, she successfully completed a Law Conversion Course at Staffordshire University. Whilst working in Poland, Dominika specialised in all aspects of Family law. Since joining A A Holmes she now specialises in Probate and the administration of Estates, Will drafting and the preparation of Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Dominika works with her clients in a confident and professional manner, whilst always demonstrating her empathy, being able to reassure them and make them feel at ease, during what can be challenging and emotional times. She is keen to utilise her legal and bilingual skills, to offer her expertise and advice to our local Polish community. Away from her work Dominika enjoys her time being a mum. She is passionate about cooking, interior designing, gardening, and snowboarding.

History of the firm

Antony A Holmes Solicitors was set up in November 1989 by Antony Holmes, a sole practitioner. Kate Perry joined the practice as a Trainee Legal Executive in April 2001. Kate became a Partner and head of the Private Client Department in 2010. In September 2012 Antony Holmes retired from the practice and Kate became the Managing Director of the firm.

Kate and the team are experienced lawyers who strive to bring a high quality, professional yet friendly service to our local community and surrounding area.


A A Holmes Solicitors is the trading name of A A Holmes Limited, Company No:10085890 registered in England & Wales, the registered office of which is Croft House, Childswickham Road, Broadway, Worcs, WR12 7HB.

This firm is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority under registration number 628885 and is VAT registered with VAT number 237 4364 02.

Any reference to partner in relation to a firm means director of the Company or an employee or consultant of equivalent standing and qualification.