Chambers and Partners 2015 recognised our Private Client team saying “They have a depth of knowledge and are very good at what they do.” We have also been described as “everything in an ideal world that you would expect a solicitors firm to be. I couldn’t envisage going anywhere else.” Legal 500 2014 have ranked our Private Client team as Top Tier. Head of Department, Michael Graham was Chairman of the Northern Ireland Branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), from 2012 to 2015 and remains on the branch committee, whose members are specialists in the area of trust and estate planning. When necessary, the team works closely with our property, corporate and dispute resolution teams to ensure our clients’ goals are achieved effectively and efficiently.
Our Private Client team has considerable experience in administering estates and trusts including those which are complex and high-value. The Private Client team also have a trustee company for the specific purpose of providing a professional executor and trustee service for our clients, giving them the security and peace of mind which comes from knowing that their will or trust will be properly managed going forward. Our Private Client team have strong relationships with other professionals including accountants and specialist financial advisers, enabling us to ensure our clients achieve positive solutions tailored to their individual circumstances.