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Turcan Connell

Private Wealth Law

Band 1National Leaders (outside London)High Net Worth 2020 View ranking table
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Turcan Connell remains a respected presence in the Scottish private client legal market. It is described by an interviewee as a "Scottish leader," and another source says that "they are a top firm giving the best advice." Lawyers at the firm are praised for the "considered approach" and "holistic view" they bring to domestic and cross-jurisdictional private wealth matters, including trust structuring, tax and estate planning and business succession matters.

"I enjoy working with all the partners and staff at Turcan Connell and I do believe they provide a personal and professional service which offers value for money," says an interviewee, adding: "They all manage to deal efficiently with the matters at hand while involving the clients in discussions and making them feel very much part of the process."

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Alix Storrie leads the firm's tax and succession practice.

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Overview

Turcan Connell is one of the UK’s premier private client firms with offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow and London. We command a unique position in UK professional services by providing clients with an integrated range of legal services alongside a complete range of tax services. The Firm’s success is due to our continued focus on meeting the needs of individuals, families, charities, entrepreneurs and family businesses.

Turcan Connell has the largest team in Scotland advising high-net-worth individuals and trusts. We have, by far, the largest team of Private Client Tax and Succession lawyers in Scotland and can provide expert advice on all related aspects including Wills and Powers of Attorney, estate planning and succession advice, the setting up of trusts, capital gains tax and inheritance tax planning.

With 10 Tax and Succession partners, one principal - tax services and 21 other tax and succession lawyers (23 of whom are full members of STEP), Turcan Connell’s breadth and depth of experience creates clear blue water between it and other firms.

Members

Storrie, Alix (Head of Department)

Clark, Ian

Littlefield, Peter

Macaulay, Paul

Mackintosh, Simon

McEwan, Gavin

Murrin, Pete

Sheldon, Chris

Simpson, Donald

Private Wealth Law Department

Turcan Connell

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Department location

Princes Exchange

1 Earl Grey Street

Edinburgh

City of Edinburgh

UK

EH3 9EE

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