Private Client and Trust law

Private Client and Trust law

Our private client department looks after the affairs of individuals, families and trustees.  It provides a friendly and responsive personal service and delivers clear and effective solutions for our clients’ individual requirements. We deal with real problems faced by real people.

We advice on

  • Wills and succession planning
  • Probate and administration of estates
  • Inheritance tax planning
  • All forms of power of attorney
  • Capital gains and income tax issues
  • Post-death tax planning
  • Establishment of trusts and ongoing administration
  • Establishment of charities and continued advice and compliance
  • Contentious trust and probate litigation
  • Court of Protection matters, contentious and non-contentious

Much of our work has an international dimension and we are ideally placed to co-ordinate complex, international private client matters.   We have developed also a trusted network of accounts, banks and law firms on whom we can call upon to help and assist in complex multi-jurisdictional matters.

We also provide advice in relation to contested probate cases.