Private Clients, Trusts & Probate

 

What our Private Clients, Trusts & Probate Barristers offer

Kings Chambers has a specialist Wills and Trusts Group with a dedicated team of counsel providing advice and representation across an extensive range of practice areas. 

Work undertaken includes:

  • Drafting Wills, Trusts and related documentation
  • Tax/Estate planning
  • Validity of Wills and Trusts
  • Interpretation of Wills and Trusts
  • Rectification
  • Testamentary Capacity and Want of Knowledge and Approval
  • Undue Influence
  • Mutual Wills
  • Practice and Procedure on Grants/Administration
  • Powers and Duties of Personal Representatives and Trustees
  • Claims by and against Personal Representatives and Trustees
  • Removal of Personal Representatives and Trustees
  • Practice and Procedure under CPR 57 and CPR 64
  • Insolvent Estates
  • Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 claims
  • Charities, including charitable trusts of land
  • Trusts of property and co-ownership
  • Related professional negligence

 

What the directories say about our Private Clients,Trusts & Probate Barristers

Chambers UK 2019

“Kings Chambers is widely recognised as a leading name for chancery work in the North and sources note the set for its impressive group of barristers. "Everybody we've worked with at Kings in the chancery section has been good, they’re one of our go-to sets," says an interviewee, adding: "You just get the impression of quality across the board really. You've got confidence in them as a set." Members of chambers assist clients with commercial and traditional chancery cases, including contentious trusts and probate matters and property and finance disputes.”

Client service:

"The clerking is excellent. They have always been good, responsive and knowledgeable, and they can always find someone who is the right fit."

"The clerking is efficient and helpful."


Barristers in this practice area


Paul Chaisty KC | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Paul Chaisty KC | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Sport |

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Lesley Anderson KC | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Lesley Anderson KC | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Company | Commercial Litigation | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Mediation | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Andrew Grantham KC, FCIArb | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Andrew Grantham KC, FCIArb | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Head of Business and Property

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | International and Offshore | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Technology & Construction | Company |

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Nigel Clayton | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Nigel Clayton | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Banking and Finance | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Real Estate Litigation | Mediation |

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Richard Lander | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Richard Lander | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Banking and Finance | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Matthew Hall | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Matthew Hall | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Court of Protection Property & Affairs |

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Paul Lakin | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Paul Lakin | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Court of Protection Property & Affairs |

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Sarah Lawrenson | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Sarah Lawrenson | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Mediation | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Technology & Construction |

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Dr Nathan Smith | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Dr Nathan Smith | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction |

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Fay Collinson | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Fay Collinson | Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham

Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Real Estate Litigation | Court of Protection Property & Affairs | Mediation |

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Gary Young

Gary Young

Chief Clerk for Business & Property, Construction, Mediation, Sports Law

Telephone: 0161 819 8801 Click to Mail
Harry Young

Harry Young

Senior Clerk for Business, Property & Litigation Funding & Costs

Telephone: 0161 819 8803 Click to Mail
Brandon Singh

Brandon Singh

Clerk for Business & Property

Telephone: 0161 819 8257 Click to Mail
Alex Meredith

Alex Meredith

Leeds Clerk

Telephone: 0113 203 1140 Click to Mail
Louise Barnes

Louise Barnes

Senior Leeds Clerk

Telephone: 0113 203 1141 Click to Mail
Kings Chambers is widely recognised as a leading name for chancery work in the North and sources note the set for its impressive group of barristers. "Everybody we've worked with at Kings in the chancery section has been good, they’re one of our go-to sets."
Chambers UK

The clerking is excellent. They have always been good, responsive and knowledgeable, and they can always find someone who is the right fit.

Contact Details

0345 034 3444
clerks@kingschambers.com

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