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Private Client Section

The Private Section covers wills and probate, estate administration, elderly client, mental capacity, trusts and tax and estate planning. We also cover other areas as they relate to private client law and practice, from practice management in private client firms to charity law, and from state benefits to international law and practice

Helen Clarke

Workshop: Elderly client care and the Mental Capacity Act 2005Subscription

18 September 2018

Delegates at the conference could choose between five workshops, run twice over the course of the day. Helen Clarke rounds up hers below

Mental capacity

Mental notes

7 August 2018

Stephanie David rounds up the key developments in mental capacity law, including the retrospective approval of gifts and choosing a litigation friend

All Mental Capacity

Lesley King

Plenary: Changing timesSubscription

18 September 2018

At the Private Client Section conference, Lesley King provided her annual update following a very busy year for private client law and practice, covering developments around data protection, trusts and ISAs

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PAS FAQ: Wills and Inheritance Quality Scheme accreditation

20 August 2018

The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service explains what standards your firm needs to uphold in order to receive Law Society accreditation.

All Wills and Probate

Helen Clarke

Workshop: Elderly client care and the Mental Capacity Act 2005Subscription

18 September 2018

Delegates at the conference could choose between five workshops, run twice over the course of the day. Helen Clarke rounds up hers below

Charlotte Pisuto

Cash backSubscription

15 May 2018

Charlotte Pisuto addresses the practical implications of obtaining a refund for a registered enduring or lasting power of attorney from the Office of the Public Guardian

All Elderly Client

Philip Whitcomb

Workshop: Business property relief and agricultural property reliefSubscription

18 September 2018

Delegates at the conference could choose between five workshops, run twice over the course of the day. Philip Whitcomb rounds up his workshop

Luke Brooks

Workshop: PensionsSubscription

18 September 2018

Delegates at the conference could choose between five workshops, run twice over the course of the day. Luke Brooks and Paul Garwood sum up their session

All Tax and Estate Planning

Tom Dumont

Workshop: Contentious probate updateSubscription

18 September 2018

Delegates at the conference could choose between five workshops, run twice over the course of the day. Tom Dumont summarises his workshop on contentious probate

Lesley King

Plenary: Changing timesSubscription

18 September 2018

At the Private Client Section conference, Lesley King provided her annual update following a very busy year for private client law and practice, covering developments around data protection, trusts and ISAs

All Contentious Probate

Lesley King

Plenary: Changing timesSubscription

18 September 2018

At the Private Client Section conference, Lesley King provided her annual update following a very busy year for private client law and practice, covering developments around data protection, trusts and ISAs

Stuart Adams

Under reviewSubscription

7 August 2018

Private Client Section committee member Stuart Adams reviews a new edition of an established title on trusts, which is packed with useful information

All Trusts

Benefits of Membership*

Private Client Section renewals

The Private Client Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.

The current< Section Engagement programme has been created in consultation with the Section Advisory Committee and will focus on key issues including:

  • NRB Changes
  • LPA Changes
  • Digital Assets
  • Cross Border Tax
  • IPFDA Cases
  • Care Act
  • Elderly Client
  • HMRC Disputes
  • Inheritance Tax
  • Trusts
  • Estate Administration
  • Capital Gains Tax

These issues will be addressed through a range of activities including: Workshops, Seminars, Conferences, Webinars, Website, E-newsletters, Magazines and a LinkedIn Group.

*See Section terms and conditions

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