Welcome to the Private Client Section - the membership group to help practitioners working in wills and probate, estate and tax planning, trusts, and mental capacity to be good at what they do, SRA compliant and progress their careers. Our rolling programme is delivered through a range of inclusive activities including seminars, webinars, podcasts, newsletters, PS magazine, and our LinkedIn group, plus members discounts.
  • Webinar: Creating trusts in lifetime (27 May 2021)

  • Webinar: Estate planning for vulnerable children (OnDemand)

  • Annual conference (1 and 2 July 2021)

  • Webinar: Deathbed gifts (OnDemand)

  • Webinar: Bereavement soft skills for private client solicitors (OnDemand)

  • Webinar: A practical toolkit for coronavirus (OnDemand)

  • Webinar: Looking after vulnerable clients that want to co-habit (OnDemand)

  • Webinar: Inheritance tax case law update (OnDemand)

  • Webinar: An introduction to the law behind trusts (OnDemand)

  • Webinar: Contentious probate for non-contentious probate lawyers (OnDemand)

Meet our committee

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The committee supports the development of the future strategy of the Section and enhancement of the services already offered to members.

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Conferences

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Annual conference (1 and 2 July 2021)

Equip yourself with latest developments in private client work at our 2021 annual conference.

  • No shopping around!

  • Testamentary capacity and insane delusions

  • BeWare!

  • Rokkan a hard place

  • Clash of the trustees - removing a trustee with competing interests

  • Rectification of post-death variations: check and re-check

  • Guidance for deputies: Hourly rates

  • Overcoming the burden of administration in death

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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 Private Client Section Engagement Programme has been created in consultation with the Section Advisory Committee

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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