Private Client, Trusts and Estates

Our private client, trusts and estates team has extensive experience in advising both local and international clients on a range of issues covering estate planning, asset protection, mental capacity concerns and all other areas which may be of concern to the client.


We offer the following areas of service:

  • Estate planning
  • Tax planning
  • Wills
  • Powers of attorney
  • Enduring powers of attorney
  • Receivership applications
  • Probate and administration applications
  • Probate and trust litigation
  • Estate administration
  • Trust creation, variation and termination
  • Opinion work and advising trustees generally
  • Charities


The private client, trusts and estates team is well positioned within Trott & Duncan to liaise with the Property, Corporate and Litigation departments where necessary to provide a thorough and informed service to all our clients.