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Robert Hunter

Fraud buster

12 February 2019By

Robert Hunter is an internationally acclaimed trusts, fraud and asset-tracing solicitor with over 35 years’ experience. He is also profoundly deaf. He discusses what law firms could do better dealing with colleagues with sensory disabilities

James King

Seal of approvalSubscription

12 February 2019By

The Law Society has endorsed investment management firm Tavistock Law. Managing director James King discusses a new fund Tavistock has launched, well suited for private client solicitors with money in trusts or Court of Protection awards

Lesley King

Plenary: Changing timesSubscription

18 September 2018By

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 2018By

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

Yasmin Metcalfe

Up to standardSubscription

7 August 2018By

Trustees have completed their second year of reporting under the Common Reporting Standard, but issues remain. Yasmin Metcalfe details this, and other updates that trustees need to be aware of, including the interaction between the Standard and the General Data Protection Regulation

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Brain trust

19 September 2017By

Lesley King provides an update on recent developments in private client law

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Wind it up

14 February 2017By

Jo Summers addresses the key taxation issues trustees must be aware of when winding up a trust

Simon Leney

Back to Basics: Administering trustsSubscription

14 February 2017By

In this Back to Basics, Simon Leney identifies some of the building blocks that are needed to do this work effectively. The article is in three parts: the take-on of a newly established trust, the take-on of an existing trust, and the conduct of a trust

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