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Tax, Trusts Team 3C

Tax, Trusts, Wills & Estates

Our first class team of lawyers, tax advisors and international probate specialists are on hand to provide you with guidance on tax, trusts, wills and probate. We understand these are very personal matters and as such we do our best to understand your individual circumstances and provide tailored advice to help you plan for the future.

Equally if you need assistance with an existing legal problem, our wealth of knowledge and experience means we will be able to find a swift and effective solution that is right for you.

Our expertise includes:

  • Probate and estate administration, including overseas
  • Tax planning through trusts and tax efficient wills
  • Tax planning for individuals leaving or handing down their businesses
  • Charities and charitable trusts
  • Complex and conflicting estate and trust matters
  • Complete trust management from creation to closure
  • Tax return compliance for trusts and individuals

Our professional team includes chartered tax advisors, technicians, probate specialists, a notary public, and members of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS). Together they offer a range of unrivalled, expert legal services that are dedicated to meeting your needs.

Meet the Tax, Trusts, Wills & Probate team

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chambers and partners uk 2017

Chambers and Partners UK 2017 comments Lester Aldridge is an “Established private client team with the ability to advise clients on complex domestic and international matters… has a strong reputation for its contentious trusts practice.”

With our clients saying “They have an impressive client base.” and “They are a leading private client firm.”

the legal 500 uk

Legal 500 Leading Firm uk 2017
Lester Aldridge LLP is recommended for wealth planning as well as issues relating to taxation of foreign properties and successions of businesses. Private client team head Kurt Lee has strong expertise in inheritance and capital gains tax planning matters as well as the creation, running and breaking of trusts.

Recent Blogs & News

Latest News & Blogs

April Fool's - joke in will
Apr
2019

There are many pranks taking place today to mark April Fool’s day. Likewise, some legacies can be so unusual that even the beneficiaries don't believe them!

probate fee increase
Mar
2019

The Ministry of Justice has confirmed that the introduction of controversial probate fee increases, which were due to be introduced on 1 April 2019, has been postponed.

Inheritance Act claims after 25 years
Mar
2019

The High Court has granted permission to bring a claim under the Inheritance Act – despite it being issued more than 25 years after the deadline.

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