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.
  • Older and vulnerable client care conference (October 2021)

  • Webinar: Creating trusts in lifetime (OnDemand)

  • Webinar: Estate planning for vulnerable children (OnDemand)

  • 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: 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

elderly care

Older and vulnerable client care conference (October 2021)

Booking is now open for our Private Client Section conference on the challenges of older and vulnerable clients, focusing on intergenerational sharing of property when a child takes on a parent’s care needs

  • The royal seal

  • Staking a disclaim

  • Inheritance: the conversations we’re still not having

  • No shopping around!

  • Testamentary capacity and insane delusions

  • BeWare!

  • Rokkan a hard place

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

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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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