Director, Michael Graham is recognised as one of Northern Ireland’s Rising Stars 2016: 40 under 40 by Business First

March 23, 2016

Michael Graham, Director and Head of the Private Client Department at Cleaver Fulton Rankin is delighted to be recognised as a Rising Star in the “Northern Ireland Rising Stars: 40 under 40” feature in leading business magazine, Business First.

Business First annually recognise 40 leading business people in Northern Ireland in their “Rising Stars 40 under 40” feature. This feature highlights a wide range of talent representing various sectors in Northern Ireland. Those featured have been described by Gavin Walker at Business First as “champions of Northern Ireland business”.

As Head of the Private Client Department, Michael Graham specialises in wills, trusts, tax, the administration of estates, and issues affecting elderly and vulnerable clients. Michael is a founder and former Chair of the Northern Ireland branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, and also sits on the Law Society of Northern Ireland committee for Non-Contentious Business. He is a Full Accredited Member of Solicitors for the Elderly, one of only two such members in Northern Ireland. Michael is also heavily involved with Will to Give, a local charity created to promote charitable giving by will. Michael has been instrumental in developing and growing the Private Client offering at Cleaver Fulton Rankin, and the department now has a team of eight, including five qualified solicitors. Michael has also been recognised as a “Leading Individual” by esteemed legal directly, The Legal 500.