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HCR Hewitsons

Private Wealth Law

1 ranked individualsBand 1Milton Keynes and surroundsHigh Net Worth 2021 View ranking table

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Hewitsons handles a range of private client matters for wealthy individuals and families. The team is well equipped to advise clients on tax, trust and estate administration and wills. A fellow private client solicitor notes that "they have a depth of expertise."

An interviewee says: "I have been particularly impressed with the pooling of knowledge and the delivery of advice from the private wealth team, acting in the client's best interests as a unified force." A client notes: "There is clarity in everything they say; everything is explained in a way that is easy to follow and understand." Another source echoes this sentiment, saying the team is made up of "practical problem solvers."

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Carolyn Bagley enjoys a strong reputation for her in-depth experience advising high net worth clients on private wealth matters. A source says she is "expert at explaining difficult-to-comprehend legal and tax matters," and another comments: "She is very approachable with a Rolls-Royce brain and superb interpersonal skills." A third source notes: "Carolyn has a quiet but authoritative manner, one which is born out of the depth and breadth of her knowledge and experience over many a year. Carolyn is the epitome of what a good lawyer should be."

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Milton Keynes and surrounds

Private Wealth Law


Carolyn Bagley
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