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Private Wealth Law - Northern Ireland
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Cleaver Fulton Rankin's private client practice handles complex, high-value estate administration as well as trust matters.

Sources highlight its client service, noting that it has a "competitive service offering" with "good client contact and fast response times." A commentator states: "We are yet to throw something at them which they haven't been able to deal with quickly and comprehensively."

Notable practitioners

Jonathan Forrester is managing partner at Cleaver Fulton Rankin. He is experienced in trusts and probate litigation along with non-contentious trusts matters. He is described as "really friendly, quick to respond and knowledgeable about the matters on which we approach him."

Michael Graham handles high-value trust and estate administration as well as estate planning matters. A commentator notes that he "has carved out a reputation as Northern Ireland's leading private client solicitor." He "is excellent across the board" and "up to speed with latest developments in law and administration." His client service is highlighted by clients, and one notes his "excellent client manner whilst being completely on top of the nuances of revenue law and the pitfalls of probate. His vast experience gives a client confidence that what he advises will be cost-effective whilst also being fully within the law."

Timothy Rankin advises on complex and high-value estate planning and adminstration as well as trust and taxation matters. A source notes that he is "client-focused, approachable and a good communicator; a pleasure to work alongside with mutual clients."

Rachael Gamble is a specialist trusts and probate litigator. "She is highly efficient, has superb response times, and is very commercial and practical," says a source, adding: "Lay clients respond very well to her and she always delivers an outcome which is in the lay client's best interests. She has already carved out a niche as Northern Ireland's most proficient wills and estates litigation solicitor."

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Jonathan Forrester
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Michael Graham
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