At Fletcher Day, we appreciate that drafting Wills and estate planning requires a discreet and empathetic approach. We understand the need for a tailored service to suit the precise requirements of our clients, as well as delivering the highest professional standards of legal advice.
Not only are our lawyers experts in all aspects of private client law, but they understand the importance of developing long lasting relationships in order to protect family and personal interests and to prevent disputes arising in the future. Our Private Client team includes members of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the worldwide professional body for the trust and estate profession and Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE) a nationwide organisation of Solicitors with particular experience in dealing with elderly and vulnerable clients.
Our personal service allows us to access expertise from across our entire legal practice, which means that you will not only benefit from advice through our wills, trust and estate specialists but also from teams in areas such as property, commercial law and tax planning.
OUR PRIVATE CLIENT LAW SERVICES
Planning for the future is one of the most important tasks individuals can undertake. This can include tax planning, the disposal of assets on death, as well as preparing for someone else to take care of your personal affairs on your behalf. When planning for the future, it is crucial to obtain specialist advice that is tailored to your particular circumstances.
Our Private Client team can advise on the full spectrum of private client matters including:
- Preparation of Wills and Living Wills
- Inheritance tax and capital gains tax planning
- Preparation and registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney
- Administration of estates on death
- Establishment, implementation and administration of trusts and advice for trustees
- Registration of Enduring Powers of Attorney
- Court of Protection applications
- Contentious trusts and estates