We act for a variety of clients including high net worth families, foreign domiciled individuals, entrepreneurs and elderly and vulnerable clients. We provide an efficient and empathetic approach to help clients through some of the toughest times in their lives and some of the most important decisions they will have to make.
The team are all qualified solicitors with extensive experience of all areas of Private Client practice. Chris O’Callaghan and Natasha Southam are both members of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners which is the global professional network for private client specialists and assures the highest professional standards. Devorah Ormonde who heads the team is a full accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly and has completed the association education course of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists and can also advise on any disputes arising out of the administration. The firm is a member of the Court of Protection Practitioners’ Association (COPPA).
Some information on the typical fees charged can be found here.
Our areas of expertise
- Preparing and advising on wills, codicils and related tax planning
- Applications for the grant of representation and the administration and distribution of estates
- Post death variations
- Contentious probate
- Lasting Powers of Attorney
- Court of Protection Applications
- Declarations of Trust
- Creating and managing a trust
- Cross border succession, tax and domicile status
If you have any queries do contact a member of the Private Client team on 0207 613 7136.