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    Keeping up with the Joneses

    Feature 21 February 2018

    In the first of a new series of interviews with private client practitioners, outgoing Section chair Gary Rycroft of Joseph A Jones & Co in Lancaster, looks at his career to date, what’s in his in-tray, and the current challenges faced by private client solicitors. 

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    Forward thinking

    Feature 14 February 2018

    Gary Rycroft explains some of the various advance care planning options available, and how solicitors can start the conversation with clients

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    Good will out

    Opinion 8 August 2017

    Gary Rycroft considers the Law Commission’s new consultation on wills

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    Not over yet

    Feature 9 May 2017

    The government may have dropped its planned hike in probate fees, but Gary Rycroft suspects it is not the last we’ll hear of the proposals

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    Bright ideas

    Opinion 14 February 2017

    Gary Rycroft explains how the Section committee has been pooling its expertise for the benefit of members

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    Climbing the ladder

    Feature 15 November 2016

    Gary Rycroft welcomes plans by the Solicitors Regulation Authority to reform the route to qualification, especially if it can stimulate and promote social mobility within the profession

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    Forum for debate

    Feature 21 July 2016

    In May 2016, the Law Society and Private Client Section hosted a roundtable discussion on the Mental Capacity Act 2005, to support the recently formed National Mental Capacity Forum. Gary Rycroft reports back on the day’s talking points

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    Here comes trouble

    Opinion 19 May 2016

    Government plans to raise probate fees is the latest move to ‘reform’ private client law. Such meddling can only lead to more problems, argues Gary Rycroft

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    Personal services

    Feature 22 March 2016

    It’s all well and good advertising a friendly and personable service, but law firms, and private client solicitors in particular, need to be visible and accessible to prospective clients at all times. Gary Rycroft explains

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    Welcome aboard

    Feature 22 March 2016

    Gary Rycroft welcomes three new members to the Private Client Section committee, and reports back from the Cross Border Conference

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