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Hewitsons LLP

Private Wealth Law

2 ranked individualsBand 1Northampton and surroundsHigh Net Worth 2020 View ranking table

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Hewitsons is described as a firm which is "very much at the top of their game," with one market source noting: "They are efficient and extremely good at getting things done without delays." The team have considerable strength in contentious probates and trusts as well as business succession planning and landed estate matters.

"They are a well-organised firm that provides the relevant expertise for our needs whilst maintaining the feel and approach of a local and approachable organisation," explains one industry source. Another interviewee reports: "Hewitsons have been highly professional and well organised in our interactions with them."

Notable practitioners

Antonia Cooper advises on a wide range of private wealth matters with in-depth knowledge of trusts and landed estates. A market insider reports: "She is very knowledgeable and quick to respond to queries in a professional and easy to follow manner."

Clare Colacicchi is a highly regarded practitioner who "clearly has deep subject matter expertise in estate planning," according to a local source. She has a strong reputation for trust and tax work, including advising on succession planning and heritage tax reliefs. A market commentator enthuses: "She's got great attention to detail and is good at anticipating issues that will need to be resolved and proposing ways to resolve them," adding: "I think she's at the top of her game."

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Northampton and surrounds

Private Wealth Law


Antonia Cooper
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Clare Colacicchi
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