Richard joined Trethowans in 2017 as a Partner having worked for a Poole based practice since his qualification as a solicitor in1997. He now heads our busy Private client team based out of our new offices at Merchants House in Poole.
For over 25 years Richard has acted for a broad spectrum of clients covering matters of varying size and complexity. He prides himself on being approachable, sympathetic and providing practical advice that helps clients to make the right choices for them.
Notable work highlights
- Reducing a substantial Inheritance Tax liability for an estate involving foreign assets and charitable gifts;
- Drafting wills to create charity on death;
- Acting as a Deputy for clients who unable to deal with their own affairs;
- Creating trusts to protect monies for children unable to manage the monies themselves.