Hunt & Coombs Solicitors

Private Wealth Law Department

Peterborough and surrounds
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Hunt & Coombs has extensive expertise in issues regarding mental capacity and NHS care for elderly clients, whilst also being well suited to advise wealthy individuals on the full array of estate and tax planning matters. One local source reports: "I have always found my contacts at Hunt & Coombs to be friendly, efficient and very professional in their dealings with us and the clients."

"They are a very well-run organisation that is the pure embodiment of a professional firm of solicitors," remarks one wealth expert. Another commentator says: "I just see them as real people who are quick to communicate and very open to dialogue," adding: "They are always just focused on looking after the client."

Notable practitioners

Henry Anstey is "a truly professional, knowledgeable and experienced solicitor," who is well equipped to handle the full array of private client work. An industry source reports: "Henry has given valuable guidance on some complex issues regarding probate and managed to communicate these in a clear and concise manner."

Head of the private client department Paddy Appleton is well known for his strength in the full gamut of tax planning matters. He is particularly experienced in estate administrations and mandates related to lasting powers of attorney. A wealth adviser says: "He is always very knowledgeable, has a strong bedside manner with clients and sees things through to a timely conclusion."