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Cripps Pemberton Greenish

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Senior Partner: Claire Hyland
Managing Partner: Gavin Tyler
Number of partners: 64
Number of lawyers: 123

Firm Overview:
Cripps Pemberton Greenish is one of the country’s leading legal practices serving private clients, entrepreneurs, families, property owners and businesses. With offices in Kent and London, the firm offers a flexible team of more than 450 people to deliver exceptional service to its clients. The firm builds, equips and continuously strengthens its teams, investing in the best talent and technology to deliver this service.

By making ‘how we do it’ as important as ‘what we do’ Cripps Pemberton Greenish has built a unique culture and capability designed around its clients’ needs. Its lawyers, who genuinely care about what they do, have the imagination to provide new perspectives to achieve the best outcomes for clients and want to make the client-adviser experience as enjoyable as possible. Whether acting for a private individual, a serial investor or a fast-growing business, the approach is the same – making their objectives our own, and getting them to where they need to be.

The firm’s nationally recognised, multi-disciplinary private client department advises international and domestic U/HNW clients and families on all legal and tax matters. Often acting as the client’s key strategic adviser, the practice provides a joined up service to maximise clients’ assets, aiming to make their lives easier by taking the burden out of managing their personal affairs.

Main Areas of Practice:
Personal Tax, Trusts & Succession:
One of the largest non-contentious private client practices in the UK and a recognised national leader. Advises across the full range of private client services including wills and probate, succession planning, advice for the elderly and vulnerable, inheritance tax, the creation and administration of trusts and estates, tax (advisory and compliance) and domicile and residence issues. The team also has a number of specialist international lawyers who advise individuals domiciled or resident outside the UK and have or are looking to relocate or invest in the UK.
Contact: Kate Arnold
Tel: +44 (0)1892 506 337
Email: [email protected]

Contentious Trusts & Estates:
One of the leading teams in the country with more than 20 years’ experience. Significant expertise in complex and high value will, trust and estate disputes, often involving multi-party defendants and jurisdictions. Predominantly advises beneficiaries, trustees, executors and charities. Other non-specialist firms and other professional practices regularly refer their clients to the team to handle their more sensitive and challenging cases.
Contact: Myles McIntosh
Tel: +44 1892 506 136
Email: [email protected]

Family Business:

A multi-disciplinary team which understands the unique challenges faced by family businesses. Providing advice on issues such as protecting the legacy, governance, succession planning, expanding the business, employment, property and estate management, philanthropy and wealth management as well as internal disputes.
Contact: John Goodchild
Tel: +44 207 591 3384
Email: [email protected]

Professional Negligence:
A principally claimant focused practice, with expertise across all types of professional negligence including solicitor, surveyor, accountant and architect negligence and niche expertise in dealing with financial services mis-selling.
Contact: Russell Simpson
Tel: +44 1892 506 139
Email: [email protected]

A nationally recognised practice that advises on all aspects of family law with a particular focus on complex financial remedy cases involving high-value assets and international issues, children disputes, and prenuptial and cohabitation agreements.
Contact: Alex Davies
Tel: +44 1892 506 326
Email: [email protected]

Residential Property:
An experienced residential property team who predominantly advise on transactions involving prime residential property in London and across the South East. Clients include high net worth individuals, family businesses, non-doms, entrepreneurs and UK and overseas investors.
Contact: Fiona McIntosh
+44 1892 506 126
Email: [email protected]

Agriculture & Estates:
A specialist team with expertise in purchases and sales, contract farming, share farming agreements, tenancy issues, property rights, agricultural, residential and commercial leases, plus development, overage arrangements and diversification, amongst others. Clients include trust and farming companies, families, charities with agricultural properties and interests, overseas purchasers and other foreign-based investors.
Contact: Sally Firby
Tel: +44 1892 506 224
Email: [email protected]