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Latimer Hinks

Private Wealth Law

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

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The private client team at Latimer Hinks has expertise in advising landowners on probate, trusts and wills, as well as tax and succession planning. One interviewee observes: "The team are all very approachable, knowledgeable, efficient and work in a co-ordinated and collegiate manner."

One source says: "The team at Latimers are incredibly client-focused, which fits in well with our culture. They take time to get to understand clients and what they are trying to achieve." Another interviewee enthuses: "The practice offers a very personable service where the client matters; they are proper family solicitors. The practice has Northern grit and its partners are more than a match for any top London practice."

Notable practitioners

Anne Elliott advises high net worth individuals and families on wills, trusts and tax planning matters. One source says that "she is superb." A peer comments: "She has a good reputation in the agricultural farming and landed estates arena. She is well thought of and really well known."

Elizabeth Armstrong heads the firm's trusts department and is highly rated in the market. A peer remarks: "She is very collaborative, very intelligent and very easy to work with. She is one of my favourites; I always refer clients to her if they need a will or an estate plan." Another interviewee says: "As well as being technically very sound, Liz has an open and approachable manner which makes it easy for clients to discuss what can be very personal or sensitive matters with her. She is very good at getting down to the detail while still keeping the bigger picture of an individual’s wider circumstances and needs in focus."

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Ranked Individuals

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Middlesbrough and surrounds

Private Wealth Law


Anne E Elliott
Band 1
Elizabeth Armstrong
Band 1