"an excellent practitioner" and "a very well respected lawyer.... [who is] lovely to deal with"
lan is a versatile lawyer with a plethora of experience in private wealth and property related issues.
He acts as a trusted adviser for many UK families and individuals on the structuring of their assets together with issues of succession/succession planning but also acts for many large institutions such as government departments, local authorities, large charities and trusts on the way that they hold and structure their property, heritage and other assets.
Who we help
Ian advises many wealthy individuals and families who own heritage and/or property assets together with family owned businesses on the strategy they might adopt for governance succession and capital tax mitigation. Go to Private wealth
Over his career, Ian has advised on a large number of complex property scenarios including large scale regeneration and development schemes in both rural and urban contexts; property investment; and property restructuring which often includes the provision of specific strategic advice to complex institutions such as charities, government, local authorities and complex trusts where the vires issues are often significant. Go to Landed estates