Firm profile submitted by Latimer Hinks
THE FIRM: Has a team of around 45 and for over 120 years, has maintained a strong reputation. The firm was awarded Team of the Year – Private Client at the Northern Law Awards 2016.
PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK: Serving private and corporate clients, families, farmers, landowners and landed estates. Private Client succession planning; complex wills; trust creation and management; tax planning; elderly care issues and Court of Protection. Property (Commercial & Residential) advising regional and national Clients. Sales, purchases, option agreements, developers’ agreements; advice for landlords and tenants. All residential work. Agricultural for farmers and landed estate owners, IHT and succession planning, sales, purchases and options; leases and tenancy agreements; partnership agreements; renewable/alternative energy and land use diversification. Commercial Law advising start-ups, expanding businesses on sales and purchases, commercial contracts and succession planning.