Personal Legal Services

Private client legal services encompass a wide range of services for individuals including:

  • Drafting and updating Wills
  • Probate and the administration of estates
  • Estate planning including Inheritance Tax and Capital Gains Tax advice
  • Creation and administration of Trusts
  • Elderly client services
  • Long term care planning
  • Powers of attorney
  • Court of Protection

We also work in conjunction with our specialist Contentious Trust and Estates team in relation to Will, Trust and Estate disputes.

The Private Client team at Gordons includes members of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and Chartered Tax Advisers, and has a wealth of experience in all these areas. We pride ourselves on providing a service that is both professional and personal for clients ranging from high net worth individuals, families and business owners through to young adults buying their first home and making their first Will. We are happy to give initial advice over the telephone (0113 227 0298) or by email, free of charge.


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