At Hay & Kilner we have one of the leading and largest teams in the North East of England providing advice on all aspects of Mental Capacity & Court of Protection issues, Probate & Estate Administration and Wills, Trusts & Tax Planning.
Our clients include private individuals, trustees, entrepreneurs, businessmen, professionals, landowners, farmers, charities, high net worth individuals and foreign nationals. All of our private capital lawyers are professionally qualified and experienced in dealing with the technical and sensitive issues involved in these areas of the law.
Independently researched legal guide, Chambers & Partners praises our team for being ‘solid, pragmatic and dependable’.
Our Mental Capacity & Court of Protection advice includes:
Six of our Private Client team are members of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). STEP members help families plan their long term financial future, facilitating good stewardship and financial planning across future generations. STEP members also help families comply with the often complex tax rules surrounding trusts, estates and inheritance.
Alice Clewes, Partner in our Private Capital team, is also dual qualified as a chartered tax adviser.
"As our legal adviser in relation to wills we found Alison Hall's service exceptional in terms of: her personal ease of engagement; her sensitivity to meeting our particular needs; her competence and her expression of integrity. We feel she is a very good ambassador for Hay & Kilner. We also found Alison's administrative staff, Louise Barnes and Elaine Knox particularly helpful."
- Client of Alison Hall
"I have been a client of Hay & Kilner for many years. They have been unfailingly efficient, helpful and courteous."
- Client of Hay & Kilner
"We have been dealing with Hay & Kilner for many years and have always received excellent service and advice. We always make Hay & Kilner our first stop for our legal needs."
- Clients of Hay & Kilner