What is private client law?

Private Client Law

In simple terms, a private client lawyer provides legal advice on a variety of areas including, and not limited to the following:

  • Taxation (Inheritance Tax & Capital Gains Tax)
  • Investments
  • Estate Management
  • Wills, Trusts & Probate
  • Wealth Management & Preservation
  • Pre-nuptial Agreements

A Private Client Lawyer can help you if you are thinking of marrying or registering a Civil Partnership and want to enter into a pre-nuptial agreement. If you are buying a house and supplying more of the deposit or will be paying more of the mortgage and wish to protect your interests. If your older relative is losing capacity or wishes to appoint someone to handle their financial matters. 

Our Private Client solicitors always act with professionalism, discretion and empathy and they will guide you through what can often be complex and unfamiliar territory. 

We offer a free no obligation first meeting and our solicitors are always on hand to answer any questions you may have. For advice or to book an appointment, please contact us on 01273 734 600 or email advice@crosbywoods.co.uk. 


Testimonials

"David, as we now approach the conclusion of the complex and very time intensive administration of my late cousin’s Estate, of which you have been the Executor, I wanted to express my sincere thanks and to say how very effectively, sensitively, sympathetically, professionally and thoughtfully you have dealt with his Estate throughout and also his funeral arrangements – my family are greatly appreciative of everything you have done." Mrs H, Somerset- August 2016

"Dear David,

Thank you so much for your letter, I am delighted that the charities so close to my late cousin’s heart will benefit from his extensive collections. I am quite sure knowing him as I did, that these collections, built up over a very long lifetime, took enormous sorting out by yourself and colleagues, a job I would not envy having had to do so well done.  Thank you so much for all the hard work you have done to ensure my cousin’s wishes have been carried out exactly as he had requested. It really has been appreciated by myself and my family." Mrs AK, Lewes- August 2016


"We are writing to say how pleased we were with Gemma's expert and thorough advice whilst recently drawing up mirror wills for us. Gemma explained clearly in plain English the legal terminology regarding our wills plus she was a pleasure to deal with whilst being thoroughly professional but approachable at all times."

Mr J & Mrs R Morales, Hove

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