Trusts are an excellent way to look after your assets (money, investments, land or buildings), save tax and protect the interests of your beneficiaries.
Whatever your reason for wanting to create a trust, our dedicated team of specialists can offer expert legal advice on all aspects of trust and tax law.
We can help create, terminate and administrate trusts, as well as assisting with more complex and sensitive matters such as family disputes and inheritance issues.
Our lawyers will work closely with you to identify the most appropriate and cost-effective solution to meet your needs and can you provide you with face-to-face advice and support from our offices across London, Southampton and Bournemouth.
When financial, health or welfare decisions need to be made in relation to adults who may lack capacity, applications can be made to the Court of Protection. There has been a record increase in the number of applications which the Court of Protection has recently dealt with.
Sometimes wills have to be prepared whilst someone is suffering from ill health or during the last stage of their life. In these circumstances it is critical to ensure that the person making the will (known as the testator) is able to satisfy the legal requirements to do so.