Erica trained as a solicitor with a Norwich firm and spent 4 years working as a private client lawyer before returning to the East Midlands.

She joined Eking Manning in 2000 before it merged with Geldards and has helped build and expand the firm’s Private Client team.

Erica advises clients across the East Midlands on a full range of issues pertinent to their personal legal requirements including; wills, trusts, lifetime gifts and deeds along with the administration of complex estates and trusts.

Born and brought up in the East Midlands, Erica lives in Nottinghamshire with her husband and daughters.


"Professional and able, formidably intelligent without a trace of flamboyance or egotism, Erica is a delight to work with."
Roger Craik, Associate Professor of English, Kent State University 

"I would highly recommend Erica Thomson from Geldards to anyone seeking will drafting, estate planning or probate assistance. Erica takes a very professional, thorough, yet still friendly approach with my clients which both they and I appreciate."
Adam Rhodes, Director, Rhodes Wealth Management

"Erica Thomson provides inheritance tax and succession planning to a number of high net worth business owners. One client comments: "She has excellent knowledge and skills. She was very helpful and guided me all the way through."

Chambers and Partners Directory 2015

"Erica Thomson enters the rankings this year on the strength of her reputation for probate work. Sources say: 'She is thorough and competent, and she goes to a lot of trouble to provide a good service'."
Chambers & Partners Directory 2014